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US enjoys dazzling Northern Lights show stretching from Maine to Alabama after ‘extreme’ solar storm that could knock out power lines and communications

Daily Mail News – Science

By MITCHELL GOODBAR FOR DAILYMAIL.COM

PUBLISHED: 20:08 EDT, 10 May 2024 | UPDATED: 01:07 EDT, 11 May 2024

Millions of Americans have enjoyed a rare Northern Lights show caused by a geomagnetic storm that could interfere with power lines and communications.

From Maine to Alabama and far into the United States’ wild west, excited spectators gazed up at the night sky on Friday and watched the aurora’s striking display of vivid colors.

On X, formerly known as Twitter, people shared pictures they had taken of the celestial phenomenon, and #aurora is currently trending.

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