Aurora Australis: the Southern Hemisphere's amazing light show (PHOTOS)

Jul 2, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. ET
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Last week the dark skies of the Southern Hemisphere were illuminated by the Aurora Australis, more commonly known as "The Southern Lights." And the photos being shared socially are spectacular.

The phenomenal #AuroraAustralis lighting up our Aussie skies the last couple of Dawn patrols...so amazing!! pic.twitter.com/VPpG8OFnYX

— Sally Fitzgibbons (@Sally_Fitz) June 24, 2015

Clear skies, full hearts, can’t lose. #southernlights #auroraaustralis @BuzzFeedOz http://t.co/NNIPemBSUZ pic.twitter.com/MUWx8VVTaC

— Alex Lee (@alex_c_lee) June 23, 2015

ABC audience member Caitlin Gordon captured these amazing #auroraaustralis photos. More pics: http://t.co/6r6A608z88 pic.twitter.com/vRcsvW6ihd

— ABC News Melbourne (@abcnewsMelb) June 23, 2015

#AuroraAustralis dazzles the skies and it's not over yet #spaceweather http://t.co/rgxClkoUg2 pic.twitter.com/YIheEuO4m3

— Sky News Australia (@SkyNewsAust) June 24, 2015

So this happened in Jindabyne this morning! Stunning

ABC audience member Caitlin Gordon captured these amazing #auroraaustralis photos. More pics: http://t.co/6r6A608z88 pic.twitter.com/vRcsvW6ihd

— ABC News Melbourne (@abcnewsMelb) June 23, 2015

Stunning timelapse footage of the #AuroraAustralis or #southernlights in New Zealand http://t.co/R8IGkpNXMv Alina pic.twitter.com/6XWcmrCtvO

— BBC Weather (@bbcweather) June 25, 2015

http://t.co/EwmQntIlQO #AuroraAustralis * Solar flare raises Tasmanians hopes for Aurora Australis show Solar flare … pic.twitter.com/Xg99X3oSuy

— July (@aunewse) June 25, 2015

Did you know there are Southern Lights too? #AuroraAustralis Stunning photos: http://t.co/muKGJnVWy1 #TravelTuesday pic.twitter.com/3T03oPHNS0

— EF Tours Canada (@eftourscanada) June 23, 2015

Did you capture any photos of this event?

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