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comfortably numb
Location: The countryside
Member Since: 8th Jul 2004
Total posts: 2676
Posted:People have told me they've seen them tonight in Hobart.... Anyone else in Aus seen it? I've always been fascinated by the auroras....but I've never ever seen them.

.All things are beautiful if we take the time to look.

Location: Nova Scotia, Canada.
Member Since: 8th Nov 2002
Total posts: 1591
Posted:where do you have to go in australia to most likely see them on any given night? I don't know anything about your crazy pole besides it has penguins, pretty much.

Are they as common in like, tasmania or the tip of south africa as they are in areas of similar latitude and longitute in canada and europe (bits of asia to)

Also do penguins ever steer off course and end up in harbours they aren't supposed to be? Like sydney harbour? where they live a increadibly cute lifestyle in the wrong ecosystem? if not why not?

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Sporadically Prodigal
Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia
Member Since: 25th Jan 2001
Total posts: 2758
Posted:Never seen the 'Australis, but I have had the honour of seeing the northern lights, on the night of a lunar eclipse to boot!

'Twas spesh. Thank you, libery caps for making the experience all the more.....hmmmm how shall I say?.... organic. sunny

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Location: Austin, Texas
Member Since: 21st Aug 2001
Total posts: 3899
Posted:the various "space weather" indecies indicate that there is probably strong auroral activety presently, even in the mid lattitude regions, so it is distinctly possible.


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Location: without class distinction
Member Since: 21st Jul 2003
Total posts: 13215
Posted:Steph, Check out the front page of Today's (11.11) Age. Due to certain conditions and the like, they are being seen in victoria! I must check it out!!!

i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

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Self-Flagellation Expert
Location: Bogged at CG
Member Since: 16th Apr 2004
Total posts: 3415
Posted:should be seeable in sa too, hopefully. we got the best eclipse back whenever it was

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Returning to a unique state of Equilibrium
Location: Adelaide, South Australia
Member Since: 10th Jan 2001
Total posts: 3288
Posted:woo will look out for them tonight - I guess they will be in the south? smile

last night wasnt clear, but tonight looks good!

I'm excited! I really want to see some 'Lights!


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