Astronaut takes northern lights video from space

The amazing geomagnetic storm could be seen and captured on video from space.

(MEDIA GENERAL) – Astronaut Terry Virts, also known as @AstroTerry on Twitter, posts quite often about his adventures in space.

He posted some incredible video on the social media app Vine Wednesday following an impressive geomagnetic storm hitting Earth.

He wrote, “A bright #aurora stretches across the North Pole.”

The flight engineer is currently working on the International Space Station and is scheduled to be there until May.

The green line across Earth is clear and the images taken by those on our planet were no less impressive. Click here to view a slideshow.

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