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12 stunning pictures of the Northern Lights following some of the strongest displays of the Aurora Borealis of the year

The Scotsman logo The Scotsman 28/11/2022 Stephen Mcilkenny

Many reported seeing the Northern Lights over the weekend.

© The northern lights over Villingaholtskirkja Church on the south coast of Iceland. Picture date: Sun...

The ethereal light display also known as Aurora Borealis have been seen across Scotland, Norway Iceland and other countries this year – with some stunning images coming over the weekend with some strongest northern lights displays of the year.

© The northern lights over Villingaholtskirkja Church on the south coast of Iceland. Picture date: Sun...

With solar activity expected to increase, some areas in the northern hemisphere have enjoyed remarkable sights with entire skies filled with colour, including rarer purple and pink lights.

© The northern lights are caused when charged particles from solar storms travel towards Earth and rea...

Northern Lights are caused when charged particles from solar storms travel towards Earth and react with atmospheric gases.

© People watch the Northern Lights on a farm in Arabaer near Selfoss in Iceland.
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