13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A group of friends hiked to the top of a small mountain near San Diego, CA. To our surprise, the Milky Way was clearly visible despite the city lights down below. A friend climbed to the top of a rock and held still for 15 seconds for me to take this picture.
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||Aug. 24, 2015, 12:31 a.m.