16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Beautiful Distance
This image of the Milky Way was captured on the rocky cliffs of Beavertail State Park in Jamestown, Rhode Island USA. The lights on the horizon are from the cities across the bay. The bright star to the left is Mars which was very close to opposition.
© Wolf Matthewson.
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||Oct. 24, 2018, 10:03 p.m.