New Moon= No Moon= Awesome Milky Way By Michael Andrew JustSeptember 2, 2016 ( 13 ) Every month, the moon comes all the way around in its orbit so that it is mostly between us and the sun. These images were taken yesterday at Zion National Park, Utah. The Milky Way appears over Zion National Park on a moonless night. Billion and Billions of stars! Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleTumblrEmailLinkedInPinterestRedditLike this:Like Loading... Categories: Desert Southwest, National Parks, Utah, ZionTags: Milky Way, New Moon, Night, Southern Utah, Stars, utah, zion national park Related Articles Wild, Wild, Wildlife at YNP By Michael Andrew Just3 days ago ( 19 ) Yosemite Reflection By Michael Andrew Just2 weeks ago ( 13 ) I’d Like To Be At Yosemite NP Today By Michael Andrew Just2 weeks ago ( 8 ) 13 comments › katelon September 2, 2016 • 1:57 PM Wow!! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ leggypeggy September 2, 2016 • 2:59 PM Fantastic pics. What settings did you use? LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just September 6, 2016 • 6:15 PM Thanks Peggy. Settings were F4.0 for 25 seconds at 2000 ISO LikeLike Reply ↓ Key Image Photographers September 6, 2016 • 6:48 AM Love seeing the milky way. It’s mesmerising! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ denisebushphoto September 6, 2016 • 12:09 PM Beautiful images … I am inspired! I went out the other night after the moon went down but haven’t found the ideal spot yet … I need to get closer to the mountains I think. What illuminated those peaks in the distance? LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just September 6, 2016 • 6:14 PM Thanks Denise. It took me some time to find the good spots at Zion. The light in the distance was from either Springdale or St george LikeLike Reply ↓ Amy September 8, 2016 • 8:56 AM Great captures of the milk way! Can’t imagine being there… LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just September 30, 2016 • 3:57 PM Thanks Amy. I may go out tonight since its another new moon! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ Jet Eliot September 9, 2016 • 9:04 AM Thanks so very much for opening up the night sky for us. Awesome photos~~ LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just September 30, 2016 • 3:56 PM Thanks Jet! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ Radelnder Uhu September 30, 2016 • 11:02 AM Fantastic pictures. LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just September 30, 2016 • 3:56 PM Thanks! LikeLike Reply ↓ mrsbearfoot October 17, 2016 • 9:19 PM With your last image, I can’t help but think of the Scriptures – Genesis 15:5 – 5 He took him outside and said, “Look up at the sky and count the stars—if indeed you can count them.” Then he said to him, “So shall your offspring be.” Lindy LikeLike Reply ↓ Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.