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Another successful autumn!

17.09.19 Aurora Camp on the Border 13 of 22 RESIZED Credit Tijn Van Blokland

If you have kept track of any of our previous blogs, you will probably be aware that here at The Aurora Zone we love autumn! Despite your reservations, there is a very good reason for the fact we regularly try to convince anyone that will listen that autumn is an excellent time to visit the Arctic Circle – namely the Northern Lights viewing potential!

Now, there is some excellent scientific research and findings by some of the world’s best Solar Physicists as to exactly why autumn is such a good time for Aurora hunting (click here to read more about this). With the main factor being increased geomagnetic activity around the weeks of the autumn equinox. However, as the saying goes: ‘A picture paints a thousand words’, so rather than going into longwinded and potentially confusing detail about the science, we thought we would simply show you the evidence of yet another successful autumn! So, sit back, relax and take a look at some of our favourite Northern Lights photos from our friends in the Arctic so far:

Torassieppi, Finland - 15th September 2019, taken by Antti Pietikainen

Autumn auroras RESIZED Credit Antti Pietikainen

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Saariselkä, Finland - 27th September 2019, taken by Adriana Estallo Giral

27.09.19 Aurora Camp on the Border by Adriana 7 of 19 RESIZED Credit Adriana Estallo Giral

27.09.19 Aurora Camp on the Border by Adriana 8 of 19 RESIZED Credit Adriana Estallo Giral

Lyngen Alps, Norway - 26th September 2019, taken by Martin Blow

Martin Blow CROPPED Autumn Auroras and Crystal Lavvos Self Drive Norway AuroraZoneMoments

Menesjärvi - 7th & 14th September 2019, taken by Timo Halonen

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Aurora 14.9.2019

If you are feeling inspired to see Mother Natures’ greatest light show for yourself, why not click here to take a look at our range of Northern Lights holidays or alternatively, speak to one of our Aurora Experts on 01670 785 012 to start planning your own Aurora escape today!


Image Credits: Tijn Van Blokland, Antti Pietikainen, Adriana Estallo Giral, Martin Blow & Timo Halonen

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