A magnetic storm brought about a breathtaking show as the Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, lit up the night sky in Iceland on the night of October 30-31.
The Icelandic Meteorological Office told the public to “look up to the sky” as the storm made its way to earth. In a post, they said the conditions made the night ideal to “grab a hot drink, good winter clothes and enjoy.”
Ariel Christiansen Smith said she captured the beautiful display just after midnight in Kirkjubaejarklaustur during her travels across Iceland. Credit: Ariel Christiansen Smith via Storyful