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NOAA Photo Library Image - corp1667

Aurora Australis -shaft of red light appears laser-like but in reality comes from interaction between auroral display and normal light bulb.

Image ID: corp1667, NOAA At The Ends of the Earth Collection
Location: Antarctica, South Pole Station
Photo Date: Austral fall and winter 1979
Credit: Commander John Bortniak, NOAA Corps (ret.)

Category: Antarctica/South Pole/Aurora Australis/

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