Auroral Oval | Didier Van Hellemont

Photographer
Didier Van Hellemont
Email
didiervh@telenet.be
Location of photo
Laukvik, Lofoten Island, Norway
Date/Time of photo
March 18, 2010 @ 1 am
Equipment
Nikon D3 on tripod, 10 seconds at f/2.8 with a 24-70 mm lens (at 27 mm), 1600 ISO.
Description
A really bright aurora turned the landscape around us green. The magnetometer at the Polarlightcenter on the Lofoten islands (Norway, Europe) never let us down and warned us whenever the northern lights were out.