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Amazing view of Northern Lights

Posted: 8:03 AM, Sep 13, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-13 08:03:42-04
Amazing view of Northern Lights

The Northern Lights were seen dancing in the sky over the Arctic Circle for several hours Monday evening.

The Northern Lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, are a result of electrically charged particles from the sun entering the earth's atmosphere. According to a local photographer, this was the best display of Aurora Borealis at the start of what will be a good season for aurora watching. It's known as the northern lights in the northern hemisphere and as Aurora Australis, or the Southern Lights, in the southern hemisphere.