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Northern lights and the Milky Way in Maaninka
Finland

Away from those pesky street light, the skies were lit up by this magnificent show of northern lights. Mostly red and green were seen in the sky in the late hours of 13th of November, 2012. Note also the distinctive figure of Milky Way above.

Copyright: Janne
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Caricate: 14/11/2012
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Tags: aurora borealis; night; outdoors; stars; milky way; northern lights
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