Tall Tales From The Field

More Milky Way Shots

From Zion National Park area

 

The Milky Way appears on a moonless night over The Watchman at Zion National Park, Utah

 

The Milky Way appears on a moonless night over Eagle Crags adjacent to Zion National Park, Utah

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5 responses

  1. Brilliant shots. I remember as a child being able to look up into the night sky and see the long paint brush of stars in the night. Light pollution has made that nearly impossible today.

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    August 20, 2017 at 9:26 PM

    • Thanks. Even in the small town I live in, I have to travel a few miles outside to get away from the light

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      August 20, 2017 at 9:27 PM

  2. So stunning. I don’t know that I’ve ever seen the Milky Way.

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    August 20, 2017 at 9:37 PM

    • The new moon is tomorrow which means no moon when the Milky Way is best seen. Go to a dark place free from city lights and look towards the southwest and you’ll see a thick band of stars. I was just outside now and could see the Milky Way right above me. Best after 11pm from March thru October!

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      August 20, 2017 at 9:45 PM

      • Thanks. I’m bussing it for now so will have to wait until my car is working again but I’ll keep your instructions in mind 🙂

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        August 21, 2017 at 5:21 AM

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