Aurora Alan C Tough Image taken: Mar. 1, 2011 Location: Elgin, Moray, Scotland Details: I certainly wasn't expecting to see an aurora tonight, but there was no mistaking the bright green glow to the north. Photographs show some rays as well. This image was taken at 22:30 UT with a Canon EOS 40 D and Sigma EX 24-60mm lens. ©2013, SpaceWeather.com -- This site is penned daily by Dr. Tony Phillips.