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On the night of March 19/20, 2001, the sky over this A-frame house at Skiland on Mt. Aurora lit up with auroral colors. Even the snow was illuminated by the predominantly green color of the lights. On the lower left of the sky shines the Pleiades star cluster, aka the Seven Sisters. On the upper right lie the stars of Perseus, and the bright star Capella shines on the upper left.  The lights appear blurred because they were moving quite rapidly during the exposure.

   Date:  March 19/20, 2001
   Photo details:  Nikon-F body, Nikkor 35mm f/1.4 lens, Fuji Superia 800 film
   Processing Details:  NikonScan 3.1.0, Noise Ninja 2.3.2, Photoshop CS2
   Location:  Skiland at Mt. Aurora, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA


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