NLC Sightings: 2011


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NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: May 2011
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness 
Comments 
G. Kristiansen Upton (England) 18-19 21:00-22:15 NLC? 15 Deg.   Images and time lapse suggest tropospheric cloud.  No NLC Edinburgh 21:00-01:15 UT
S. Frandsen Aarhus (Denmark) 27-28 23:55-01:00 IIab   1-2 Images: 1, 2.
V. Perminov Moscow (Russia) 27-28   NLC      
  Yaroslavl region (Russia) 27-28   NLC     Image.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 29-30 00:10-01:15 IIa,IIIa,O 25 Deg. 1 AZI 006-044. Image.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 29-30 00:00 II? 12 Deg. 1 Image.
B. Olszyca Lodz (Poland) 31-32 19:00-21:00 NLC? 45 Deg 3 Tropospheric?.  Image.

 

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NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: JUNE 2011
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness
Comments 
P.P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 01-02 00:50-02:05 I,IIab,IIIa 07 Deg. 2 AZI 350-010.  Images: 01:08, 01:25, 01:36 UT.
W. Hamburg Bernitt (Germany) 01-02 21:30-22:50 II,III 08 Deg. 2 AZI 315-350.  Images.
P.Meadows Chelmsford (England) 01-02 21:35-22:15 II 20 Deg. 2 AZI 280-340.  Images.
I. McEachran Port Glasgow (Scotland) 02-03   I,IIab   2 Automatic camera capture.  Image (with meteor!) at 01:11 UT
S. Frandsen Aarhus (Denmark) 02-03 23:20-01:10 I,IIa,.IIIa   2 Automatic camera capture.  Image.
N. Martin Drongan (Scotland) 02-03   NLC     Panoramic image captured from 00:13:59" to 00:14:37" UT.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 02-03 01:18-02:14 I,IIa,IIIb 11 Deg. 2-3 AZI 350-075 Images:  1, 2, 3.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 02-03 23:45-01:45 NLC 15   Recorded by cctv video camera.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 02-03 23:30-02:07 I,IIab 18 Deg 2 Images.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 02-03 23:30-01:20 I,IIab,IIIab,S 28 Deg. 2-3 Images: 00:07, 00:55, 01:12 UT.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 02-03 00:20-02:04 I,III 20 Deg. 2 Images Youtube video.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 02-03 23:00-02:00 I,II,IV 23 Deg. 3 Image.
M. Theusner Schiffdorf (Germany) 03-04 00:45-01:25 I,II,III 08 Deg. 2 Images: 00:55, 01:10.UT.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 03-04 01:00-01:20 II,III 15 Deg. 1 AZI N-NE.  Image.
Martin Connors,
Ian Schofield & Mark Zalcik
Athabasca (Canada) 04-05 08:45-09:30 I,IIb,IIIa   2-3 Automatic camera capture.  Image.
S. Frandsen Aarhus (Denmark) 04-05 22:40-01:10 I,IIb,IIIa   3 Automatic camera capture.  Image.
J. Groenne Silkeborg (Denmark) 04-05 22:35-01:10 I,IIb,IIIa   3 Automatic camera capture.  Image.
U. Mueller Imsum by Bremerhaven (Germany) 04-05 23:45-01:15 I,II,III 15 Deg. 4 With aurora.  Images: 1, 2.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 04-05 22:53-23:50 IIb 03 Deg. 1 Very low and weak.
M. Johannesen Hvidovre (Denmark) 04-05 00:00-01:00 I,IIb,IIIa     Image. Time lapse:  1, 2.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 04-05 00:00-00:45 I, IIab 05 Deg. 3-4 Image/movie.
R. Balciunas, K. Cernis, A. Dubietis Vilnius & Vidiskes (Lithuania) 08-09 20:48-00:10 IIab,IIIa 25 Deg. 2 Automatic camera capture.  Image.
B. Crawford N56 41 E017 06 (Latvia) 08-09 21:15-22:00 NLC 25 Deg.   In-flight observation 36,000'.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 09-10 23:00-00:20 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb,S,P 25 Deg. 2-3 Images:  00:04, 00:12 UT.
A. Morbitzer Gladbeck (Germany) 09-10 00:54-01:45 I,II 20 Deg. 1 AZI 335-030.  Images:  1, 2.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 10-11 00:25-02:40 IIab,IIIb,IVa,S, O. 20 Deg. 3 AZI 320-020.  Images:  1, 2, 3, 4.
J. Groenne Silkeborg (Denmark) 10-11 22:50-23:40 I,IIIa   1 Automatic camera capture. Image.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 10-11 23:00-23:55 III 05 Deg. 1 AZI 340-350.  Images.
B. Crawford N55 43 E027 06 (Latvia) 12-13 22:20-00:05 NLC 20 Deg. 3-4 Complex forms.  In-flight 35,000'
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 13-14 23:28-02:44 I,IIb,IIIb,IVc,O 13 Deg. 3 AZI 330-025.  Images:  1, 2, 3, 4.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 13-14 00:30-00:45 II 11 Deg. 2 Images.
W. Vollmann Wien (Austria) 15-16 20:41-20:43 NLC     Images: 20:41, 20:43.
A. Farkas Mogyoród (Hungary) 15-16 20:10-20:30 IIa,IIIa 05 Deg. 2 Image.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 15-16 23:04-23:15 IIa,IIIb 10 Deg. 3 Through increasing cloud.  Images: 1, 2.
P. Martin Gortin, Tyrone (N. Ireland) 15-16 22:47-00:02 I,IIa   2-3 Images: 1, 2.
M. Landy-Gyebnar Veszprem (Hungary) 15-16 20:00-20:20 IIIa 08 Deg. 2 Images.
M. Popek Nýdek (Czech Republic) 15-16 20:45-21:15 I,II,III,IV 40 Deg. 3 Images:1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.
A. Zadorozhny Novosibirsk (Russia) 16-17   I,IIb,IIIa   3 Automatic camera capture. Image.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 16-17 00:10 II 08 Deg.   Faint & diffuse, NW-NNE
P. Vee Exeter (England) 17-18 22:00-22:45 IIb 10 Deg. 5 NW-N
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 17-18 23:45-00:30 II,III 25 Deg. 3 Single band 330-000, complex waves 025-065 azimuth. Image.
I. Dinsbergs Riga (Latvia) 17-18 21:30-00:15 II,III 25 Deg. 2-3 Images: 1, 2, 3.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 17-18 01:15-01:51 I,II,III 30 Deg. 4 Image, timelapse.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 17-18 21:30-00:00 IIab,IIIa 10 Deg. 2 Automatic camera capture. Image.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 17-18 00:00-00:30 I,II,III 15 Deg. 4 In cloud.  Image at 00:15 UT.
J. Groenne Silkeborg (Denmark) 17-18 22:40-00:15 NLC   3-4 Through cloud. Automatic camera capture. Image.
S. Frandsen Aarhus (Denmark) 17-18 22:40-00:15 NLC   3-4 Through cloud. Automatic camera capture. Image.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 17-18 00:00-01:45 II,III,IV 27 Deg. 4 Images.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 19-20 00:40-02:05 IIab 14 Deg. 1 AZI 359-065.  Images:  1, 2, 3, 4.
B. Crawford N56 50.2 E020 07.1 (Latvia) 19-20 20:55-21:30 II 20 Deg. 3 In-flight, Riga-Dublin, 36,000'.
I. Dinsbergs Riga (Latvia) 19-20 21:00-23:40 I,II,III,IV,S(?) 40 Deg. 4 Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 23-24 23:37-01:28 IIb, IIIa 05 Deg. 2-3 AZI 355-045  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 23-24 00:25-01:15 IIb 07 Deg. 2 Through cloud.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 23-24 23:00-01:00 NLC 10 1-2 Generally faint with some brighter bands.
A. Morbitzer Bad Arolsen (Germany) 23-24 00:30-01:15 I,II 05 Deg. 2 AZI 330-010.Time lapse, Still.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 23-24 23:15-01:45 I,II 13 Deg. 3 Images.
G. Mackie Thurso (Scotland) 23-24 00:45 II 20 Deg. 3 AZI 030-060
J. Groenne Silkeborg (Denmark) 24-25 21:50-00:30 I,IIb,IIIa,IVa     Automatic camera capture. Image.
S. Frandsen Aarhus (Denmark) 24-25 21:50-00:30 I,IIb,IIIa,IVa     Automatic camera capture. Image.
W. Hamburg Bernitt (Germany) 24-25 23:30-00:30 IIab,IIIab,S,P 10 Deg. 2 AZI 350-060.  Images.
U. Mueller Imsum by Bremerhaven (Germany) 24-25 23:30-23:55 I,IIab,IIIab 08 Deg. 2 Through cloud.  Images.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 24-25 23:50-00:10 II,III 10 Deg. 2-3 Through cloud. Images.
B. Olszyca Lodz (Poland) 26-27 20:30-21:30 IIab,IIIa 10 Deg. 1 AZI 340-025.  Image.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 26-27 02:06-02:55 IIb,IIIb,IVb,S 85 Deg. 3 AZI 325-055  Images: 1, 2, 3.
A. Dubietis Vilnius (Lithuania) 26-27 19:30-00:00 IIab,IIIab 90 Deg. 4-5 To zenith.  Images: 1, 2.
I. Kavalenka Minsk (Belarus) 26-27 23:00-01:00 NLC     Images.
I. Dinsbergs Riga (Latvia) 26-27 20:50-23:30 II,III 80 Deg. 4-5 Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
A. Morbitzer Gladbeck (Germany) 26-27 00:30-00:45 II,III 05 Deg. 1 AZI 350. Images.
J. Stevens Stoke-on-Trent (England) 26-27 01:00-02:30 IIIb 45 Deg. 2 Images: 1, 2.
D. Tate Somerset (England) 26-27 02:00-02:30 IIb,IIIb,IVb   2 Image.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 26-27 22:40-23:40 I,II,III 05 Deg. 2-3 Images.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 27-28 22:17-02:05 IIab,IIIab,S 11 Deg. 3 AZI 270-045 at 22:35UT.  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
P.P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 27-28 21:30-22:30 I,IIab,IIIa,S 15 Deg. 2 Images:  21:40, 22:03 UT.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 27-28 21:40-22:30 I,IIab,IIIab,IV,S 12 Deg. 2 AZI 315-345. Images: 21:55, 22:07, 22:10, 22:12 UT.
U. Mueller Bremerhaven (Germany) 27-28 22:00-00:10 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa-c,S,P 15 Deg. 3 Images to NW: 1, 2, 3.  To NE 1.
J. Abbott Rivenhall (England) 27-28 21:45-22:30 I,IIb,III 20 Deg. 2 AZI 308-015
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 27-28 01:00-01:45 II 09 Deg. 1 Images.
J. Stevens Stoke-on-Trent (England) 28-29 02:00-02:30 I,IIa,IIIb 60 Deg. 2 Images: 02:12, 02:13 UT.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 28-29 23:50-01:21 I,IIab,IIIb,IVa,O,S 30 Deg. 3 AZI 275-335. Image.
D. Tate Somerset (England) 28-29 01:45-02:45 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb   3-4 Overhead.  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 28-29 22:45-02:00 I,IIab,IIIb 60 Deg. 3 Bright, sharp but low pre-midnight, extensive & faint pre-dawn.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 28-29 23:20-02:55 IIb,IIIb,IVa,O,S 90 Deg. 3 AZI @ 02:45 UT: 350-115.  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
L. Entwisle Elland (England) 28-29 02:15-02:30 IIIb,IVc 40 Deg. 2-3 AZI 340-030.
Dave H Ayr (Scotland) 28-29 23:50-01:30 II,III 20 Deg.   Images.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 28-29 22:30-01:38 II,III,IV 50 Deg. 3 Images: 1, 2.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 28-29 23:22-02:14 II,III 120+ deg. 3 Images Video.
U. Mueller Imsum by Bremerhaven (Germany) 28-29 22:15-23:00 I,II,IIIb 03 Deg. 1 Through cloud.  Images.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 28-29 22:40-23:40 I,II,III 05 Deg. 2 NNW-NNE.  Images and movie.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 28-29 22:30-02:30 NLC 60 Deg. 2 CCTV video.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 28-29 23:00-00:00 II,III 05 Deg. 4  
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 28-29 23:20-23:45 I,II,III 04 Deg. 2 AZI 345-025
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 28-29 22:30-02:15 I,II,III,IV 33 Deg. 4 Images.
G. Mackie Thurso (Scotland) 28-29 23:40 II 25 Deg. 3 AZI 310-360.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 29-30 23:00-00:00 II,III,IV 14 Deg. 1  
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 29-30 00:00-02:30 I,II,III,IV 13 Deg. 2 Images.
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 29-30 08:30-09:00 IIa,IIIa 01 Deg. 2  
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 29-30 02:00 II   1 Through cloud. Image.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 30-31 00:00-02:35 IIb,IIIb,IVb,S 10 Deg. 2-3 AZI 320-055 @ 01:30UT.  Images: 1, 2, 3.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 30-31 23:15-01:55 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb,S 18 Deg. 3 Images. Complex pre local midnight.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 30-31 00:40-02:15 I,IIa,III,IVac 90 Deg. 2 To zenith @ 01:40 UT.  Images: 01:47, 01:55, 01:59 UT.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 30-31 23:00-00:15 II,III,IV 35 Deg. 3 AZI 315-055 (cloud east of 055).  Image.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 30-31 00:40-00:45 III? 20 Deg. 2 In brief cloud break.  Image.
U. Mueller Imsum by Bremerhaven (Germany) 30-31 22:30-02:35 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa,S,P,V 45 Deg. 4 Images: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 30-31 23:30-00:45 I,II,III,IV 10 Deg. 4 Images.
M. Taylor Wakefield (England) 30-31 23:00-23:45 I,IIa,IIIa,S 07 Deg. 4 AZI 340-320.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 30-31 00:30-01:45 II,III 08 Deg. 3  
M. Masheder Bristol (England) 30-31 02:30 III 10 Deg. 2 Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 30-31 23:40-01:00 I,II,III,IV,P,V 11 Deg. 3 AZI 000-063
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 30-31 06:30-07:45 I,IIa,IIIa 02 Deg. 2  
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 30-31 00:25 II 15 Deg. 1 Image.

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NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: July 2011
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness
Comments 
B. Crawford Riga Airport (Latvia) 01-02 21:40-22:00 IV 75 Deg. 3-4  
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 01-02 22:08-03:30 IIab,IIIab,IVabc,O,S. 180 Deg. 4-5 All-sky by late dawn.  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 01-02 22:15 IIa 12 Deg. 1  
D. Tate Somerset (England) 01-02   I,IIab,IIIab,IVac,O   4 Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 01-02 23:24-00:42 I,IIab,IIIa,IVb,O,P 60 Deg. 3 Images: 23:51, 00:22 UT.
A. Dubietis Vilnius (Lithuania) 01-02   Details to follow     Image.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 01-02 23:00-02:30 NLC 70+ Deg. 3 CCTV Video.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 01-02 23:30-00:00 II,III,IV 16 Deg. 2 In patchy trop cloud.
J. Vinson Parma, Idaho (USA) 01-02 05:55-07:30 IIIb 15 Deg. 4 Lat 43.8N.AZI 290-310.
T. Erney Corvallis, OR (USA) 01-02 05:15-05:30 IIb,IIIa,IIIb 15 Deg. 4 Lat 44.5N.  Bright, well defined. 
M. Hunt Sutton on Trent (England) 01-02 22:30       Image.
N. Dietz Portencross (Scotland) 01-02 23:30-02:30 NLC     Images.
N. Martin Drongan (Scotland) 01-02 02:05-02:08 I,IIab,IIIa,IVa,O 90 Deg. 3 Images: 1, 2.
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 01-02 04:55-09:15 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa 45 Deg. 3  
P. Hemsley Newcastle (England) 01-02 00:30 NLC     Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 01-02 00:30-02:00 I,II,III 40 Deg. 3 Image.
C. J. Cox Moscow, Idaho (USA) 01-02 06:30-07:00 II,III 10 Deg. 3-4  
D. Boggon Dunfermline (Scotland) 02-03 01:00-02:35 NLC   5 Waves and knots.
J. Owen Aberdeen (Scotland) 02-03 23:30-23:45 IIa 10 Deg. 3 Images.  1, 2.
J. Owen Aberdeen (Scotland) 02-03 01:00-01:10 IIa,IV 15 Deg. 3 AZI 360-070
D. Rutherford Forres (Scotland) 02-03 00:40 IIb,IIIb 45 Deg.   Through low cloud.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 02-03 22:50-03:10 IIab,IIIa,IVa,S,O 13 Deg. 5 Images: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.
T. McEwan Nr Kilwinning (Scotland) 02-03 22:45-03:10 I,IIab,IIIab,IVab,S,V 120 Deg 5 Complex, intricate structure.  Images: 01:13, 01:19, 01:37 UT.
G. Storey Gateshead (England) 02-03 01:00-02:30 NLC     Bright and extensive.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 02-03 23:00-02:45 NLC 110 Deg. 5 Very complex.  Video..
N. Riley Arnside, Cumbria (England) 02-03 00:00-02:30 NLC     Images.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 02-03 00:45-02:38 I,II,III,IV,S 90+ 5 Images. Time lapse. Live video: 1, 2.
D. Zubenel De Soto, Kansas (USA) 02-03 02:56-02:59 IIa? 30 Deg. 2 Lat 39N.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 02-03 23:45-00:15 I,II,III 12 Deg. 3-4 In cloud.
GW81ZR Anglesey (Wales) 02-03 01:00-01:30 NLC 15 Deg.   Images.
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 02-03 00:00-02:15 I,II,III,IV,S,P,V 11 Deg. 4 AZI 000-063.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 02-03 23:15-02:45 I,II,III,IV 29 Deg. 5 Images.
N. Martin Drongan (Scotland) 02-03 02:06-02:19 I,IIab,IV 30 Deg. 3-4 Image.
D. McTavish Portobello (Scotland) 02-03 01:30 NLC     Image.
G. Mackie Thurso (Scotland) 02-03 00:40 II,III 25 Deg. 4 Images: 1, 2.
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 02-03 00:30 NLC   3 Through cloud.  Image.
C. J. Cox Moscow, Idaho (USA) 03-04 06:00-06:20 NLC 15 Deg. 1-2 Base obscured by cloud.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 03-04 01:15-01:50 I,IIab,IIIb,IVb,O,S 32 Deg. 2 Image @ 01:17 UT.
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 03-04 05:30-10:00 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa 90 Deg. 3 Into southern sky.
I. Dinsbergs Pape (Latvia) 04-05 22:20-23:50 I,II,III 40 Deg. 2 Image.
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 04-05 05:35-08:30 I,IIab,IIIa,IVa 05 Deg. 3  
V, G. Tejfel Alma-Ata (Kazakhstan) 04-05 21:55-22:40 I,IIa,IIIa 55 Deg. 2-3 Lat N43.2  Images: 1, 2, 3.
P-M Heden Vallentuna (Sweden) 05-06 21:30 NLC     In southern sky.  Image.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 05-06 22:50-02:30 NLC 40+ 4-5 Bright and dense.  Video.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 05-06 23:15-01:48 I,IIab,IIIab 25+ 4 Images: 00:00, 00:15, 00:30, 00:45, 00:58, 01:17 UT.
M. Zalcik Namao (Canada) 05-06 08:45-09:00 IIab 04 Deg. 2  
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 05-06 21:55-02:30 IIab,IIIab,S,O 35 Deg. 3 AZI @ 22:15, 315-070.  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 05-06 21:20-22:45 I,II,III,IV 10 Deg. 2-3 AZI 330-040.  Images.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 05-06 00:00-00:10 I,II,III 06 deg. 2 AZI 360-045.  Images.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 06-07 23:30-01:12 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb,O,S 25 Deg. 2 Image at 00:48 UT..
W. Hamburg Bernitt (Germany) 06-07 01:00-03:10 II,III 10 Deg. 2 In flight.  Images.
D. Rutherford Forres (Scotland) 07-08 01:00 I,IIa,IIb 15 Deg. 4 Extensive to north.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 07-08 23::50-02:30 IIab,IIIa,S,O 10 Deg. 3 AZI 345-045 @ 01:30. Red and green fringed. Images: 1, 2, 3.
P. Gunning Heskin (England) 07-08 23:20-23:55 IIa   2 AZI 010-020
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 07-08 22:10-23:00 IIab,IIIab 50 Deg. 3 AZI 300-040.  Image @ 22:34 UT.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 07-08 23:30-02:00 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb,O,S 55 Deg. 4 Images:  23:42, 23:43, 01:00, 01:07, 01:12 UT.
L. Entwisle Elland (England) 07-08 23:20-23:45 II,III 10 Deg. 3 Images.
K. Kennedy Dundee (Scotland) 07-08 22:10-2:35 II,III 25 Deg. 3 AZI 330-050.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 07-08 23:10-01:55 I,II,III 35 Deg. 3 ImagesLive video.
J. Piggins Kemnay (Scotland) 07-08 22:30- IIa,IIIab 35 Deg. 3 Images.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 07-08 23:45 NLC (II?)     Through cloud.
D. Hancox Dalmellington (Scotland) 07-08 23:30-00:30 NLC     Images.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 07-08 22:15-23:30 II,III 35 Deg. 3 Images.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 07-08 22:20-23:00 NLC 40+ Deg. 3 Recorded on CCTV video.
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 07-08 23:50 I,II,III 40 Deg. 3 Patchy fog.
C. Young Haddington (Scotland) 09-10 23:45-00:05 IIIb 60 Deg. 4 AZI 340-045.
M. Landy-Gyebnar Veszprem (Hungary) 09-10 01:25-02:40 IIa,IIIb,IVb 55 Deg. 2 Images.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 09-10 20:00-00:45 I,IIab,IIIab 50 Deg. 4 Automatic camera capture.  Image.
I. Dinsbergs Riga (Latvia) 09-10 21:00-23:55 II,III,IV 40 Deg. 4 Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
P.P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 09-10 01:00-03:00 I,IIab,IIIab 130 Deg. 4-5 Images: 01:22, 01:59, 01:59, 02:00, 02:28 UT.
J. Ronan Hexham (England) 09-10 23:00 NLC     Image.
G. Kristiansen Upton (England) 09-10 22:00-01:00 IIa,IIIa 08 Deg.   Images: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 09-10 22:30-02:30 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb,S 60+ Deg. 4 In cloud.  Images: 23:20, 23:33, 23:45, 00:09, 00:15 UT.
U. Mueller Imsum by Bremerhaven (Germany) 09-10 21:00-02:10 I,IIab,IIIab,IV,V,S,P 50 4 Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 09-10 21:15-02:00 I,IIab,IIIab,IVbc,O,S 20 Deg. 4-5 Images: 21:55, 22:11, 22:31, 23:21, 00:05, 00:13 UT.
P. Hemsley Newcastle (England) 09-10 00:30 NLC     Image.
K. Cresswell Kinver (England) 09-10 23:00-03:00 II 08 Deg. 3-4 AZI 315-045.
C. Sciarone Zwolle (Netherlands) 09-10 01:00-02:00 NLC     Images:  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.
M. Strahan Lincoln (England) 09-10 23:00-02:00 I, IIab 12 Deg. 3 AZI 330-060
L. Entwisle Elland (England) 09-10 23:05-00:25 II,III 08 Deg. 3 Images.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 09-10 22:15-02:45 I,II,III,IV 40+Deg. 5 Images.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 09-10 23:15-00:00 I,II,III,IV 18 Deg. 3-4 In patchy cloud.
K. Broekhuijsen De Kiel (Netherlands) 09-10 21:30-02:00 NLC     Image @ 22:45 UT.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 09-10 22:25-02:30 NLC 60+ Deg. 4 Recorded on CCTV video.
D. Da Rio & M. Candotti Mt Zoncolan, Udine (Italy) 09-10 01:45-03:00 NLC     Lat N46.51  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4, wmv.
M. Mattsson Sågen Dalarna (Sweden) 09-10 22:07-23:07 I,II 90 Deg. 3 Image.
M. Taylor Wakefield (England) 09-10 22:45-23:30 I,IIa,IVa 07 Deg. 4  
A. McBeath Morpeth (England) 09-10 22:20-02:15 I,II,III,IV,S,P,V 50 Deg. 4 AZI 300-080
C. Thomson Darlington (England) 09-10 00:30 NLC 20 Deg.    
J. Lucey Durham (England) 09-10 23:31-01:16 NLC     Time-lapse  (from live webcam).
K. Kaiser Schlaegl (Austria) 11-12 01:40-02:10 IIab,III 05 Deg. 1 AZI 323-344
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 11-12 22:10-22:45 IIab,IVc 05 Deg. 2 Through cloud.
U. Mueller Wremen, Bremerhaven (GErmany) 11-12 21:48-00:00 I,IIab,IIIab,IV,V,S,P 10 Deg. 4 Images: 1, 2.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 13-14 00:06 I,IIab,IIIab,IVabc,O,S 25 Deg. 3 Images: 00:56, 01:02, 01:22, 01:31 UT.
T. McEwan Glengarnock (Scotland) 13-14 00:10-02:50 I,IIab,IIIb,S 35 Deg. 3 Images: 01:15, 01:30, 01:45, 02:00, 02:15, 02:30 UT.
D. Rutherford Forres (Scotland) 13-14 01:30 IIb 40 Deg. 3 Extensive in NW-NE.
J. Fraser Alness (Scotland) 13-14 00:36-02:21 I,II,III 40 Deg. 3 Image @ 01:25 UT.  Time-lapse.
J. Rowlands Anglesey (Wales) 13-14 00:20-03:00 IIab,IIIa,S,O 13 Deg 3 AZI 335-020 @ 02:30 UT.  Images: 1, 2, 3, 4.
B. Ward Kilwinning (Scotland) 13-14 23:00-03:00 NLC 20 Deg. 3 NLC with distinct 'flow'.  Video.
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 13-14 00:10-02:00 I,II,III 40 Deg. 3 Image.
M.Zalcik Namao (Canada) 14-15 05:30-09:30 I,IIab 10 Deg. 3  
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 14-15 00:00-01:15 NLC   2 Through cloud.  Images.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 15-16 01:00-01:35 II,III 08 Deg. 1 AZI 345-020.  Images.
B. H. Granslo Steinkjer (Norway) 16-17 23:25-23:50 IIb,IV 15 Deg. 2-3 Images. AZI 280-300
M. Zalcik Edmonton (Canada) 17-18 05:30-05:54 I 04 Deg. 1  
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 17-18 00:45-01:15 NLC 02 Deg. 2 Through cloud.  Images.
O. Squarra Rostock (Germany) 19-20 01:20-01:55 IIa,III 20 Deg. 2 AZI 320-020.  Images.
B. H. Granslo Fjellhamar (Norway) 20-21 22:25-22:30 I,III,IV 60 Deg. 3-4 AZI 270-060
M. Mattsson Sågen Dalarna (Sweden) 20-21 21:30-22:30 I,II,III,IV 90 Deg. 4 Image.
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 20-21 23:00 I,II,III 05 Deg. 2 In cloud gap, N-NE.
P. P. Hattinga Verschure Bathmen (Netherlands) 21-22 01:25-02:35 I,IIab,IIIa,S 15 Deg. 3 AZI 010-080. Images.01:25, 01:55, 02:19 UT.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 21-22 02:05-02:25 I 14 Deg. 1 AZI 040-055.  Bluish/white.
M. Zalcik Edmonton (Canada) 23-24 05:15 IIab,IIIa,IVa 10 Deg. 3  
D. Gavine Edinburgh (Scotland) 23-24 23:30-00:00 NLC? 05 Deg.   Probable.  Haze.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 25-26 19:40-01:15 I,IIab,IIIa 50 Deg. 3 NLC 19:40-21:15 & 23:45-01:15 UT.  Image.
B. Crawford Riga (Latvia) 25-26 20:30-22:30 I,II,III   4 In flight, 36,000'.
D. Rutherford Forres (Scotland) 26-27 00:30 IIa 05 Deg. 1  
M. Mattsson Sågen Dalarna (Sweden) 26-27 21:30-23:30 I,II,III,IV 60 Deg. 3 Images.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 26-27 00:15-00:50 IIab 15 Deg. 2  
B. H. Granslo Oslo (Norway) 26-27 21:30-21:50 III 20 Deg. 2 AZI 025
I. Brantingham Banff (Scotland) 26-27 00:45-01:15 I,II 08 Deg. 3 Image.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 26-27 22:15-23:45 NLC 04 Deg. 2 Through haze.  Images.
H. Meyerdierks Edinburgh (Scotland) 27-28 01:15-02:15 I 10 Deg. 2 Images.
B. H. Granslo Oslo (Norway) 30-31 23:40-01:50 I,II,III,IV 160 Deg. 3 Images.  3/4 sky.
M. Zalcik Edmonton (Canada) 31-32 10:00 I,IIa,IIIa 03 Deg. 2  
P. P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 31-32 02:05-02:50 I,IIab,IIIab,IVab,S,O 20 Deg. 4 AZI 020-080. Images: 02:19, 02:33, 02:35, 02:35 (mask) UT.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 31-32 19:40-20:20 IIa,IIIa 15 Deg. 1-2  
M. Mattsson Sågen Dalarna (Sweden) 31-32 22:00-23:00 I,II,III 25 Deg. 2 Images.
S. Ingelgom Steenockkerzeel (Belgium) 31-32 02:00-03:00 I,IIab,IIIab,IVab,S 25 Deg. 4 Images: 02:56, 02:58, 03:11 UT.
B. H. Granslo Oslo & Fjellhamar (Norway) 31-32 21:40-00:50 I,II,III,IV,O 25 Deg. 4-5 AZI 310-090.  Images & video.
A. C. Tough Elgin (Scotland) 31-32 22:50-23:40 II,III,O   2-3 Low.  Through cloud.  Image.

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NOCTILUCENT CLOUD 
Provisional Reports: August 2011
Observer  Location  Date  Time (UT)  NLC Forms  Max Elev.  Brigh- 
tness
Comments 
P. P. Hattinga Verschure Deventer (Netherlands) 01-02 01:55-03:00 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa,V
 
08 Deg. 3-4 AZI 350-040.  Images:  02:08, 02:23, 02:25, 02:39 UT.
A. Dubietis Salakas (Lithuania) 01-02 19:40-01:25 I,IIab,IIIab,IVb 40 Deg. 3 Evening 19:40-20:55, morning 23:40-01:25 UT visibilty.  Image.
T. Evenhuis Appingedam (Netherlands) 01-02 02:00-02:50 I,IIab,IIIab,IVa 18 Deg. 3-4 Images: 02:24, 02:28, 02:35 UT.
M. Mattsson Sågen Dalarna (Sweden) 01-02 22:00-23:00 I,II 15 Deg. 2 Images.
M. Zalcik Edmonton (Canada) 01-02 05:00-10:00 IIab 03 Deg. 3  
B. H. Granslo Oslo & Fjellhamar (Norway) 01-02 21:50-02:15 I,II,IV 165 Deg. 3 Images. 3/4 sky.
G. Mackie Thurso (Scotland) 05-06 23:55-01:40 II 05 Deg. 3-4 With aurora.  Images:  23:55, 01:40 UT.
B. H. Granslo Oslo & Fjellhamar (Norway) 06-07 00:45-01:55 I,II,IV,O 15 Deg. 3 Images & video.  AZI 310-050
D. Rutherford Forres (Scotland) 10-11 02:30 IIa 10 Deg. 2 AZI 320-010.
B. H. Granslo Fjellhamar (Norway) 12-13 01:45-02:30 I,IIb 15 Deg. 2 Images.  AZI 010-050

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