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EarthSky // Today's Image Release Date: Jan 04, 2014

Quadrantid meteor and aurora on January 3

In 2014, as the Quadrantid meteors were flying, those at far northern latitudes were seeing auroras.

View larger. | In 2014, as the Quadrantids were flying, those at far northern latitudes were seeing auroras.  Tommy Eliassen Photography captured this photo on January 3, 2014.  Thank you, Tommy!

View larger. |Tommy Eliassen Photography captured this photo on January 3, 2014. Thank you, Tommy! Visit Tommy Eliassen Photo

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