Photographer captures video of rare pink aurora over Crater Lake

Posted at 8:47 PM, Jun 14, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-14 20:52:44-04

On May 31st, a minor but unexpected magnetic storm from the Sun reached Earth, triggering aurora displays across the northern U.S. Photographer Brad Goldpaint captured this stunning time-lapse video of a rare pink aurora over Crater Lake in Oregon. (Watch for the International Space Station at the very end)

Click here to read more about the display, and be sure to visit Goldpaint’s site.