The northern lights put on a show early Thursday over Central Alberta and other parts of the province. Social media was buzzing with photos of the lights in green, pink, purple and red hues. An aurora borealis spotted in Alix early Thursday. (Photo by Dar Tanner via Twitter)

The northern lights put on a show early Thursday over Central Alberta and other parts of the province. Social media was buzzing with photos of the lights in green, pink, purple and red hues. An aurora borealis spotted in Alix early Thursday. (Photo by Dar Tanner via Twitter)

Aurora Borealis: Alberta sky lights up

The northern lights put on a show early Thursday over Central Alberta and other parts of the province.

Social media was buzzing with photos of the lights in green, pink, purple and red hues.

 

The northern lights put on a show early Thursday over Central Alberta and other parts of the province. Social media was buzzing with photos of the lights in green, pink, purple and red hues. An aurora borealis spotted in Central Alberta early Thursday. (Photo by Rob Raincock)

The northern lights put on a show early Thursday over Central Alberta and other parts of the province. Social media was buzzing with photos of the lights in green, pink, purple and red hues. An aurora borealis spotted in Central Alberta early Thursday. (Photo by Rob Raincock)