Aug 3, 2016 3:53 PM

Northern lights put on beautiful show in parts of NH

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GORHAM — The northern lights put on quite a show Tuesday night in northern New Hampshire, Maine and parts of Canada.

Those lights are created when particles from the sun collide with gas particles in the earth's atmosphere.

The northern lights it can be seen at high northern latitudes, hence the nickname "northern lights."

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