SPECTACULAR IMAGES OF MYSTERIOUS, RARE ELECTRIC BLUE NIGHT CLOUDS

A photographer caught a glimpse of the most distant clouds in the atmosphere shining an electric blue from 50 miles up as the skies cleared over Edinburgh [Scotland] at dusk this week.

The 'night shining' clouds are normally invisible, but shine at twilight when ice crystals in the high-altitude clouds are lit up by the sun as it sets.
The clouds are especially bright here at the height of Edinburgh's summer.
A photographer in Fife [Scotland] captured the rare clouds over the Forth Rail bridge as the skies cleared after a week of storms.


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