Atmosphere photo gallery

Aurora

Swirling green aurora
Photo: Tony Bojkovski
The moving colours of an aurora australis in Antarctica
Photo: Sean Wicks
A green curtain aurora over Mawson station
Photo: Chris Brown
Aurora over the Anaresat dome
Photo: Jeremy Wills
Field camp with aurora overhead
Photo: C. Wilson

Noctilucent clouds

Noctilucent clouds in the Southern Hemisphere are dimmer, less frequent and higher than those in the Northern Hemisphere
Photo: John French
Noctilucent clouds
Photo: John French
Noctilucent clouds
Photo: Glenn Browning

Polar stratospheric clouds

Nacreous clouds over Mawson station
Photo: Glenn Browning
One day old moon with nacreous clouds
Photo: Simon A
Solar pillar and nacreous clouds
Photo: Peter Hargreaves
Polar Stratospheric Clouds at Mawson station
Photo: Ivor Harris
Iridescent clouds
Photo: Glenn Browning
Polar stratospheric clouds illuminated by the June sun.
Photo: Simon Alexander
Thin wispy polar stratospheric or nacreous clouds with low golden sunlight near horizon
Photo: Aaron Stanley