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Milky Way Over the Island of Lost Baobabs
Dusk at Bruarfoss
While Driving around Kruger National Park South Africa we witnessed a Lioness picking cub up in her mouth and carry it into the darkness of night.
Shatura sunrise
The rose in front of a church
Driving through the Oregon Coast
Owl Versus Owl
Capturing the action
Arctic tern
It's been 6 years
Winter Wonderland
Shot through the Heart
Little Red Riding Hood
Cairo Tower
Dance When It Thunders
Patiently Sitting Mandrill
Water Fall in Serra do CipĆ³
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Nonconforming Sunflower
Chrysochroa fulgens beetle
Bon dancers
A Total Eclipse of the Heart
Group protesting Okinawa base
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Shot through the Heart

A meteor shoots through the heart of the Milky Way during the Perseid meteor shower of 2017.

TAGS: Astronomy, Malta

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Mtarfa, Malta
Member since 2017
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© William Attard McCarthy.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
Total Views: 41
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 3, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Shutter Speed: 1/0
ISO: ISO3200
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