Tag: notilucent cloud
Night Shining Noctilucent Clouds In Season
You can catch a glimpse of noctilucent clouds just after dusk or prior to dawn, when lower layers of atmosphere are still in Earth’s shadow, from early June to late July.
Noctilucent Clouds: Larger, Brighter and Lower in Atmosphere
Scientists study noctilucent clouds because, it’s believed, these polar mesopheric clouds are highly sensitive to changes in the atmosphere. “They are most commonly observed in the summer months at latitudes between 50° and 70° north and south of the equator.”