Aurora over the Northern Hemisphere
Image captured on 6 December 2018, by the VIIRS instrument, on board the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi NPP satellite.
Image of the aurora in the Northern Hemisphere. This image was acquired on 6 December 2018 by the Day/Night Band of the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument, on board the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) satellite. The aurora is the oval band of light around the Arctic. Learn more about auroras.
Last Updated: Feb 26, 2020 at 8:40 AM EST