Aurora Borealis: Northern Lights Visible in US (Photos, Video)
Aurora Borealis 2011: Northern Lights Further South
The got a rare treat: a chance to see the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights). Due to a solar storm, the Aurora Borealis was visible in more than half of the USA.
Stargazers of all ages got to take photos and video footage of the Aurora Borealis, and you can see some examples below. If you caught some stellar footage, you are most welcome to add it to this story.
If you lived in Alabama, Wisconsin, New Mexico, Tennessee, Missouri, Illinois, Nebraska, Kentucky, North Carolina, Indiana, Oklahoma, Kansas, Iowa, Maryland, New York, Montana, Ohio, Colorado, Pennsylvania, Washington, Minnesota, Maine, Michigan, Oregon, Arkansas or California, you can thank your lucky coronal mass ejections for the chance to see the Northern Lights.