Dazzling Northern Lights Photos From Canada, Alaska

Published April 14, 2013

| AccuWeather

A solar flare that occurred around 2 a.m. Thursday morning led to a spectacular display of northern lights Saturday night and early Sunday morning, especially across parts of Canada and Alaska.

Below are a series of pictures from late Saturday evening, April 13th and early Sunday morning, April 14th that were taken by followers of the AccuWeather.com Astronomy Facebook Page as well as some photos that people uploaded to SpaceWeather.com.

For more information on the extent of the Northern Lights tonight or if you have any questions, head over to the AccuWeather.com Astronomy Facebook Page.