2020 MAY

 
CR from Holler, Germany on 2020, 05,  01-02 from 23:00 - 23:25 UT. NLC forms: , °, brightness 1. Notes:
1-img_2813-1-003.jpg Henning Untiedt from Tröndel, North Germany, Germany on 2020, 05,  19-20 from 21:00 - 22:30 UT. NLC forms: I, 3,5 °, brightness 1. Notes: Maybe the first - very faint - sighting in the northern hemisphere this season.Only photo-optical..
img_9771-klein.jpg Ronald van Dijk from Zwolle, the Netherlands on 2020, 05,  19-20 from 2100 - 2300 UT. NLC forms: , 30 °, brightness 1. Notes: Bright NLC, about 60 degrees wide. Light blue color.
dsc1661.jpg Tanel Kindsigo from Tartu, Estonia on 2020, 05,  22-23 from 20:30 - 22:30 UT. NLC forms: , 5 °, brightness 2. Notes:
nlc_2020_may05d01h42muts.jpg John Rowlands from Anglesey, Wales on 2020, 05,  24-25 from 00:57 - 01:45 UT. NLC forms: , 4 °, brightness 1. Notes: Azi @01:30UT: 350-060
2020-may-24-25-2159-ut-kennedy.jpg Ken Kennedy from Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Scotland UK on 2020, 05,  24-25 from 21:59 - 22:45 UT. NLC forms: ?II, 15 °, brightness 1. Notes: Faded after 22:45UT. Clear for rest of night but no further NLC sen.
9ecbaf8b-6be8-455d-bc81-b1a79df8ef5a.jpeg B. H. Granslo from Oslo, Norway on 2020, 05,  25-26 from 00:10 - 00:20 UT. NLC forms: I,III,IV, 60 °, brightness 3. Notes:
nlc2526052020.jpg Jørgen Konrad from Lübbecke, Germany on 2020, 05,  25-26 from 01:02 - 01:54 UT. NLC forms: I, IIa+b, IIIa, O, - °, brightness 2. Notes: NLC's between stratus clouds, difficult observation
dsc08128.jpg L. Kranich from Kiel, Germany on 2020, 05,  25-26 from 00:00 - 01:00 UT. NLC forms: IIab, IIIab, 11 °, brightness 3. Notes: Very moist boundary layer, observation ended due to clouds
20200527-0146ut-tx-dsc_0002.jpg P.P. Hattinga Verschure from Deventer, Netherlands on 2020, 05,  26-27 from 01:25 - 02:00 UT. NLC forms: I, II, 12 °, brightness 2. Notes: AZI 000-040
Bill Ward from Kilwinning, Scotland on 2020, 05,  28-29 from 00:50 - 01:05 UT. NLC forms: NLC II, 5 °, brightness 2. Notes: Few faint bands seen between buildings.
2020-may-28-29-0017-ut-r.jpg Ken Kennedy from Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Scotland UK on 2020, 05,  28-29 from 00:15 - 00:50 UT. NLC forms: II,III, 12 °, brightness 2. Notes: In gaps between houses but at least 345 - 005 azimuth
nlc_2020_05_29_0310_akm.jpg Simon Herbst from Pönitz near Leipzig, Saxony, Germany on 2020, 05,  28-29 from 00:50 - 01:25 UT. NLC forms: , 7 °, brightness 1. Notes: My earliest sighting of noctilucent clouds and first one in may.
C.Young from Haddington , Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 23:25 - 23:55 UT. NLC forms: IIa, 10 °, brightness 2. Notes: AZI 350-030
Bill Ward from Kilwinning, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 00:45 - 01:15 UT. NLC forms: II, 4 °, brightness 2. Notes: Low but distinct bands.
nlc-2020_05_30_31.jpg Bill Ward from Kilwinning, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 01:30 - 01:40 UT. NLC forms: II, III, 12 °, brightness 3. Notes: Display has extended and brightened considerably!
Kevin Boyle from Stoke-on-Trent, England on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 02:20 - 02:45 UT. NLC forms: IIa, 10 °, brightness 2. Notes: Covering left-side of twilight arch, roughly N-NNE.
20200530-31_nlc_wb.jpg Wilfried Bongartz from Swisttal, Germany on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 01:25 - 02:00 UT. NLC forms: , ~12 °, brightness 3. Notes:
nlc_20200531_0056_actough.jpg Alan C Tough from Elgin, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 23:45 - 02:00 UT. NLC forms: I, II, II, IV, S, 70 °, brightness 4. Notes: As dawn approached the clouds could be seen rapidly heading towards the zenith.
2020may31d01h57muts.jpg John Rowlands from Anglesey, Wales on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 00:40 - 02:30 UT. NLC forms: , 8 °, brightness 4. Notes: Azi@01:30UT=340-045deg
2020-may-30-31-0203-ut-r.jpg Ken Kennedy from Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Scotland UK on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 01:17 - 02:03 UT. NLC forms: II, O, ~50 °, brightness 2. Notes: Seen in gaps in extensive cloud.
optimized-nlc_20200531_0130_dgb.jpg Denis Buczynski from Tarbatness, Scotland UK on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 01:00 - 03:00 UT. NLC forms: , °, brightness 1. Notes:
img_20200531_020446web.jpg T. McEwan from Dalry, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 00:25 - 02:30 UT. NLC forms: I,II,III, 55 °, brightness 3. Notes: Sharp, complex forms.
nlc_20200531_0132_jfraser.jpg James Fraser from Alness, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 00:20 - 02:32 UT. NLC forms: I,II,III,IV,S, 80 °, brightness 4. Notes: NW to ENE video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrJA0FAvatU
img_8495_-31-may-2020_0150-utc.jpg George Anderson from Wokingham, Berkshire (Lat. 51.42 N), England, UK on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 01:30 - 02:00 UT. NLC forms: , 3 °, brightness 3. Notes: Azimuth around 010 deg. Brightness faded to 1 by 0200 UTC.
dsc2660.jpg Tanel Kindsigo from Tartu, Estonia on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 21:15 - 23:45 UT. NLC forms: , 20 °, brightness 2. Notes:
S. MacIver from Edinburgh, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 22.45 - 00.45 UT. NLC forms: I, IIIa, 12 °, brightness 2. Notes:
k-2nlc3031052020-01.jpg Jørgen Konrad from Lübbecke, Germany on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 00:19 - 02:00 UT. NLC forms: I, IIa+b, IIIa+b, 39 °, brightness 3. Notes: AZI 320° - 75°
image3646as2.jpg Sandra Brantingham from Glenbarry, Aberdeenshire, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 23.30 - 02.30 UT. NLC forms: 1,2,3,4, 85 °, brightness 4. Notes: Very bright and became very extensive over time. 1/13 sec at 1600ISO
Horst Meyerdierks from Edinburgh, Scotland on 2020, 05,  30-31 from 23:15 - 02:30 UT. NLC forms: II, 20 °, brightness 3. Notes:
nlc_20200601_0034_actough.jpg Alan C Tough from Elgin, Scotland on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 23:30 - 01:00 UT. NLC forms: !, II, III, 20 °, brightness 3. Notes: Another cracking display, but much more subtle than last night's.
nlc_2020june01d01h04muts.jpg John Rowlands from Anglesey, Wales on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 00:45 - 01:38 UT. NLC forms: , 3 °, brightness 1. Notes: Azi@01:00UT=010-042deg.
2020-may-31-32-0001-ut-r.jpg Ken Kennedy from Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Scotland UK on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 23:16 - 01:47 UT. NLC forms: II,III, 17 °, brightness 2. Notes: Part hidden by house. Azimuth: ~018 - >035
T. McEwan from Dalry, Scotland on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 01:12 - 01:25 UT. NLC forms: II, 6 °, brightness 1. Notes: AZI 005-040
nlc_20200601_0102_jfraser.jpg James Fraser from Alness, Scotland on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 00:44 - 01:30 UT. NLC forms: I,III, 10 °, brightness 1. Notes: Faint and low in NE sky.
nlc-2020-05-31_06-01.jpg Ralf Künnemann from Wardenburg/Oldenburg, Germany on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 00:15 - 1:00 UT. NLC forms: II, 3 °, brightness 2. Notes: NLC have longer been visible
k-img_7632-pano.jpg Jørgen Konrad from Lübbecke, Germany on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 23:40 - 01:40 UT. NLC forms: I, IIa, IIIa, 5 °, brightness 2. Notes: AZI 340° - 25°
dsc1833.jpg Tanel Kindsigo from Tartu, Estonia on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 21:15 - 22:15 UT. NLC forms: , 30 °, brightness 1. Notes: N<->NNE
image3685s2.jpg Sandra Brantingham from Glenbarry, Aberdeenshire, Scotland on 2020, 05,  31-32 from 23.30 - 01.30 UT. NLC forms: 2,3, 30 °, brightness 2. Notes: A bit quieter than the previos night but still up to the height of Capella
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