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Aurora over Reykjavik, Iceland

“Blew my mind,” said Australian photographer Padraic Koen.

View larger. | Aurora over Iceland, from earlier this month, by Padraic Koen?.  Visit him on Facebook.

View larger. | Aurora over Iceland, earlier this month, by photographer Padraic Koen of Adelaide, Australia. Visit him on Facebook.

Padraic Koen posted this image to EarthSky Facebook yesterday. He wrote:

Aurora captured with a 60-second exposure from a Canon 450d and an 11mm f/2.8 lens on February 9, 2016 from Reykjavik, Iceland.

Blew my mind.

Thank you, Padraic! Very beautiful.

Deborah Byrd