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NLC 2016-06-05/06

BAA report

The report to the BAA Aurora Section gives an overview of the night, which times were cloudy, free of NLC, or with sightings of NLC.

Name of observer: Horst Meyerdierks
Location: Royal Observatory Edinburgh, 55.9N 3.2W
          unattended compact camera with limited field of view
          A ~325-35, h ~0-40; images every 15 min
Date: 2016-06-05/06

   UT     forms  bright   height   azimuth   comments
                  ness   top bot  left rght  e.g. weather
--------  -----  ------  --- ---  ---- ----  --------------------------------
21:30:00  0                                  cloud to h 3
21:45:01  0                                  cloud to h 3
22:00:02  0                                  cloud to h 3
22:15:02  0                                  cloud to h 3
22:30:03  0                                  cloud to h 3
22:45:19  0                                  cloud patches to h 5
23:00:19  0                                  cloud patches to h 5
23:15:31  0                                  cloud patches to h 10
23:30:32  X                                  cloud to h 10
23:45:33  X                                  cloud to h 10
00:00:53  X                                  cloud to h 15
00:15:33  X                                  cloud to h 15
00:30:32  X                                  cloud to h 15, patches above h 25
00:45:31  X                                  cloud to h 15, patches above h 25
01:00:19  X                                  cloud patches to h 10
01:15:18  0                                  cloud patches to h 10
01:30:10  0                                  cloud patches to h 5
01:45:03  0                                  cloud to h 5
02:00:02  X                                  patchy cloud
02:15:01  X                                  patchy cloud
02:30:01  0                                  cloud to h 5
02:45:01  X                                  patchy cloud

forms: I: veil
       II: bands
       III: waves
       IV: whirls
       NLC: other than or multiple of I-IV
       0: no NLC
       X: no decision possible (mist, cloud etc.)
brightness: 1: very weak
            2: clearly detected
            3: clearly visible
            4: very bright
            5: extremely bright

NLCnet report

The periods of absence of NLC are reported to the NLC Observers' Home Page:

Name: Horst Meyerdierks
Country: Scotland
Location: Edinburgh
Date: 2016/06/05-06
Start: 21:30
End: 23:15
Comments: some cloud

Images

No NLC has been observed, hence no images are made available here.