Sprite Over Taos New Mexico
August 06, 2012 0513:58 UT ( 11:13:58 pm MDT )
This sprite occurred a little south of Taos, New Mexico and was about 71 miles north of my observatory.
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Data : +CG lightning stroke
Stroke location: 36.5116 N, -105.6206 W
Peak Current: 16 kAmp
Azimuth 12.29 degrees Range 115 km
Thomas Ashcraft : Heliotown
35. 50 N -105.89 W New Mexico