– ONE astronaut
from France, Thomas Pesquet managed to record a picture of a piece light
south of the full moon from the International Space Station (ISS).
According to Unilad, light The name Aurora Australis comes from Latin meaning southern, green mixed with blue and red. In the video, the light looks brighter than the light of the full moon.
Pesquet, who is an astronaut with the European Space Agency (ESA), explained on his Facebook page that when the video was made, the moonlight was very bright.
The space engineer claimed to have witnessed several bright lights during his mission to the ISS this year.
However, this time the southern lights are special because they occur during the full moon.
Light Saddles occur when particles from the sun enter the Earth’s atmosphere and collide with oxygen and nitrogen particles.
Natural phenomena occurs at the North and South Poles, which means that people living in lower latitudes are more likely to see it.