Aurora Alert Jan 2nd & 3rd

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Aurora Alert Jan 2nd & 3rd

Postby conor mcdonald » Mon Jan 01, 2007 3:13 pm

[font=arial][b][color=#ff0000]AURORA WATCH: [/color][/b][size=2]A solar wind stream will hit Earth on Jan 2nd or 3rd, and the impact may cause a mild geomagnetic storm. Northern sky watchers should be alert for [url=http://www.spaceweather.com/aurora/gallery_01dec06_page9.htm][u][color=#0000ff]auroras[/color][/u][/url].[/size][/font]
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RE: Aurora Alert Jan 2nd & 3rd

Postby s_hawkins » Mon Jan 01, 2007 3:30 pm

I'll keep an eye out - Thanks for the warning Conor. Much appreciated.[:)]
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RE: Aurora Alert Jan 2nd & 3rd

Postby pictobug » Mon Jan 01, 2007 4:36 pm

Yup, I've seen a few very faint aurora in the last week or so, hope we get more soon.
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RE: Aurora Alert Jan 2nd & 3rd

Postby martinastro » Mon Jan 01, 2007 10:10 pm

Keeping watch from here to.
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RE: Aurora Alert Jan 2nd & 3rd

Postby gord » Tue Jan 02, 2007 7:33 pm

Skies clearing here - so may try a few long exposures on dslr if there is anything visible to Naked eye! I will be checking mount tracking hopefully anyway.

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