The geomagnetic storm caused a surge in auroras

Ejection solar coronal mass ejection in the high speed stream of solar wind hit the Earth’s magnetic field and sparked a geomagnetic storm that created the bright green auroras above Antarctica in the area of the Hills of Larsemann.



Saint Petersburg

At the other end of the Earth colorful lights were seen in the skies over Estonia, Germany, Denmark and Sweden, St. Petersburg. However, the show’s not over. There is a 55 % chance of additional geomagnetic storms. In high latitudes the dark sky adorn auroras.