Watch this spectacular time lapse video of the Aurora Borealis lighting up the Norfolk sky

Aurora Borealis at Morston Quay, photo and video by James Rowley-Hill

Aurora Borealis at Morston Quay, photo and video by James Rowley-Hill - Credit: Archant

People were treated to a spectacular display in the Norfolk skies on Monday night.

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John Rowley-Hill filmed this display of the Aurora Borealis - also known as the Northern Lights - at Morston Quay on Monday February 15th, between 10.00pm and 12.30am.

His video is made up of over 1000 photos, which show the beauty of the aurora which is created when energetic charged particles from the sun collide with atoms in the upper reaches of our atmosphere.

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