In pics: Reykjavik turns off street lamps to give stunning views of Northern Lights
The stunning Northern Lights have been lighting up the skies across the Icelandic capital this week.
Resident of Reykjavik were encouraged to switch off all their lights on Thursday night to make the most of the exceptionally clear skies across the city.
The city council also called for a street lamps to be off across four major districts.
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