Red #Aurora – crazy solar storms but beautiful displays!

Last week, the sun produced 3 different solar storms, level G4 (severe), that all combined and crashed into Earth’s atmosphere. This geomagnetic storm had some negative consequences for electricity supplies, but the images captured both on land and from space are STUNNING.  Check them out!

The Northern Lights put on a gorgeous show near Duck Lake, Mont., early Monday morning. (Phillip Granrud via spaceweather.com)

The Northern Lights put on a gorgeous show near Duck Lake, Mont., early Monday morning. (Phillip Granrud via spaceweather.com)

The sunspot AR2371 is behind Monday's geomagnetic storm activity. (NASA/SDO)

The sunspot AR2371 is behind Monday’s geomagnetic storm activity. (NASA/SDO)

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