1 Like

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
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 16000x8000
Taken: 13/11/2012
Uploaded: 14/11/2012
Actualizat: 05/09/2014
Vizualizari:

...


Tags: aurora borealis; night; outdoors; stars; milky way; northern lights
comments powered by Disqus

Janne
Under the auroras
Janne
The aftermath of northern lights
Janne
Hevosenharja esker in the moonlight
Janne
Astrophotography in the old quarry
Janne
Half of the sky full of northern lights
Janne
Lake Pieni Ruokovesi and Ruokovirta canal, Maaninka
Janne
Northern light reflecting off the lake Pieni Ruokovesi, Maaninka
Janne
Ruokovirta canal, Maaninka
Janne
Hämeenmäki, Maaninka
Ville Miettinen
Hevosenharja
Janne
Noctilucent clouds and a rowing boat
Janne
Foggy lake and a rock pier
Robert Cottet-Gaydon
Piana creeks
www.360tourist.net
Abu Dabab Garden013
Rami Saarikorpi
Von Hertzen Brothers
Ramin Dehdashti
The Mashrutiyat House
Jook Leung | 360VR Images
Shanghai Oriental Pearl TV Tower glass skywalk observation deck
Oleg Shevchyshyn
Ставок
Fariborz Alagheband
Khajo Bridje
Emaad - +92-333-4485309
Muzaffarabad, Azad Kashmir Stones n Scales
Thang Bui
On The Boat In Ha Long Bay
Volker Uhl
Neist Point Lighthouse Isle of Skye
Francesco Favalesi
The red and its lakes
Fariborz Alagheband
Hand Paint Shop(Ghalamkari)
Janne
Steam locomotive in Kuopio
Janne
Patakukkula 2.1km ski track, panorama 10 of 20
Janne
Yara (Kemira) factories, Siilinjärvi
Janne
300 glasses of wine
Janne
Tiilikanautio
Janne
Mantun kenttä
Janne
Kuopio's market square renovation from Anttila's roof
Janne
Valokuvanäyttely Siilinjärven kirjastolla
Janne
Spring forest
Janne
Orthodox Church of Siilinjärvi
Janne
Pulpit of the church of Siilinjärvi
Janne
Wooden bridge over Siilinjoki
More About Finland

Finland is the jam. It came from an exploding egg, the egg of a water bird, the top half of which you can still see in the shape of the starry canopy that hangs over the earth.Finland is the most sparsely-populated country in the EU with only 5 million people. It's also been ranked the second most stable country in the world, after Norway.Historically, Finland has been a part of Sweden and later, Russia. It was an autonomous Grand Duchy during the Russian Empire's reign and lasted as such until their declaration of independence in 1917. Subsequently Finland survived a civil war and wars against both Russia and Nazi Germany to eventually settle down as an EU member circa 1955.Finnish language is cool, it's totally unrelated to the whole Latin-root thing. Its closest relative is Hungarian. Linguistic historians estimate that it came from northern central Russia from 3000BC.If you're in Helsinki, the museum at Suomenlinna has some interesting bunkers and military wreckage, including a submarine!Caught on camera! Here's your long-awaited proof. Santa Claus comes from Finland.Apart from Lappland, the other thing most people are familiar with out of Finland is aquavite. Literally it translates to "water of life" but it may make you feel more like you are dying when it hits your throat.Text by Steve Smith.