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Se nordlyset

OSLO, Norge, November 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Forskere forudser, at den kommende vinter bliver den bedste i 50 år til at se nordlys. Drømmer du om at opleve et af de mest storslåede naturfænomener, vores planet har at byde på? Så er det nu, du skal sætte kurs nordpå.

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Spørger man Per-Arne Tuftin, Innovasjon Norges turistdirektør, overgår det nordligste Norge alle andre steder, hvor man kan se nordlys. Han lover et spektakulært show den kommende vinter.

  • Kom til Norge nu i vinter, og du vil kunne overvære naturens helt egen gallaforestilling, siger Per-Arne Tuftin. Sidste år erklærede han sine skandinaviske naboer krig, idet han hævdede, at nordlyset er norsk.

  • Norge befinder sig centralt i nordlys-zonen, og derfor er der stor sandsynlighed for at se lyset på en hvilken som helst skyfri aften mellem oktober og marts. Nordlyset kan også ses i andre lande, men Nordnorges tilgængelighed og de optimale forhold gør det ifølge Tuftin til et af de bedste steder i verden at se nordlyset.

I år lancerer han en viral nordlys-kampagne i tolv lande. Her kan folk tegne deres eget nordlys og dele det med vennerne via Facebook og Twitter.

  • Vi vil gerne dele nordlysets skønhed med resten af verden, siger Per-Arne Tuftin.

Det bedste show i 50 år

     Solaktiviteten svinger i 11-års-intervaller, og der forventes faktisk højdepunkter i 2012 og  2013, hvilket får eksperterne til at forudsige masser af imponerende nordlys. Nogle forskere forudsiger, at solaktiviteten i 2012/2013 vil være den bedste siden det historiske solhøjdepunkt i 1958. Så hvis du altid har drømt om at se nordlyset, er tiden uden tvivl kommet.

    Hvis du vil se det himmelske lysshow udfolde sig i al sin pragt, skal du tage nordpå til Arktis, oven for 60 grader nordlig bredde for at få de bedste observationer, om end nordlyset i visse tilfælde kan ses længere mod syd.

    Nordlyset ses bedst efter mørkets frembrud mellem oktober og marts.

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