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Aurora borealis midst the light pollution
Finland

I've heard that there was a quite colourful show of these lights couple of nights ago. Of course it was cloudy back then...

Copyright: Janne
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Caricate: 05/09/2012
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Tags: aurora borealis; night; outdoors; stars; light pollution; northern lights
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