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Skies Above Zabasa

The luminous and vibrant Carina Nebula, along with countless other stars and galaxies, light up the skies above a candle-lit rondavel in the village of Zabasa, located high in the mountainous areas of the Transkei region of South Africa.

TAGS: Culture, Landscape, Nature, Sky, South Africa, Stars, Travel

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Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
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© Philip Nix.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2015
Total Views: 46
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 28, 2015, 12:44 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Willowvale, South Africa