Heavy Thunderstorm Sprites above Czech Republic

On May 26, 2011, Martin Popek filmed sprites above an area with heavy thunderstorms preceding a cold front in Nydek (Eastern part of Czech Republic) with its video camera (Watec 902h2 ultimate + lens 8/1,3). The radar map (12) shows the position of the observer and the approaching thunderstorm front.

More stills and the videos can be found here (123).

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Posted on June 2, 2011, in observations, self-luminously phenomena and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Wow, its really impressive! Have you a light amplifier on your camera?

  2. Martin sendet also some links to youtube videos:

    Thanks a lot!!!

    Best wishes
    Claudia

  3. Congratulation Martin!!!

    What a great show 😉 Nice videos.

    Regards
    Michael

  4. Martin Popek

    thanks Michael
    those videos are the best, but rather on youtube degrades the quality(:((

    best martin

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