Incredible Pictures Of The Northern Lights Over Ireland Last Night
Why go to the North Pole when you can see sights like these from your doorstep?
The Northern lights is one of the most unusual sightings you are ever likely to see.
Some people go as far as traveling to the Arctic Circle to get a glimpse of the lights, but if the conditions are right they make themselves visible from much further south.
Last night was one of those nights... and just like the sky, social media lit up...
Irish people were on the look out after conditions were deemed perfect last night
There is a chance you could see the aurora borealis (Northern Lights) in the UK tonight. pic.twitter.com/QucNkUtiug— Met Office (@metoffice) October 7, 2015
Storm level aurora over N Ireland tonight-spectacular view from my back garden and pictured here over Belfast pic.twitter.com/Fs9cwEwRMI”— LeesMurdock_Diane (@LeesMurdock_DJ) October 7, 2015
Tonight's Aurora over Ballyholme Bay, Bangor and green pillars above Groomsport in North Down... pic.twitter.com/QnL6u3oQi5— Graham Curry (@gcurryphotos) October 7, 2015
Tonight's Aurora from Ballyhalbert pic.twitter.com/yucJPjBIsx— Jonny Donnan (@jonny808) October 7, 2015