Thursday 23 February 2017

Watch: Amazing Aurora timelapse captured off Giant's Causeway

Online Editors

A G1 geomagnetic storm has been captured in timelapse over the Giant's Causeway just this week.

You don't have to visit Iceland or Scandinavia to see the Northern Lights.

Just a few days ago, Aurora Borealis displays lit up the night skies over the North York Moors and Oban, Scotland.

Now, a series of timelapse loop clips has captured a night sky awash with colour over the Giant's Causeway on the Co. Antrim coast.

The footage (above) was captured by Martin McKenna ( on the night of September 9/10, with the Northern Lights giving a spectacular early show.

The Aurora can be seen in Ireland, but their rare appearances are usually confined to winter months.

Online Editors

Read More

Promoted articles

Editors Choice

Also in Life