Rainbow Corona
Rainbow Corona
Location:  Hutchinson, MN Image ID:  A0052
Date:  Monday, November 8th, 2004 Photographer:  Sallie Carlson

Notes:  Webster's New World Dictionary defines a corona as "a crown or something resembling a crown." An auroral corona forms when the curtain of northern lights is directly overhead. Sometimes captured in greens or reds, this corona has yellows, purples and blues, as well.