Location of photoSichuan, China
Date/Time of photo2013/06/14
EquipmentCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM
DescriptionThe stars of constellation Andromeda and the magnificent neighboring galaxy M31 rise above the highest peak of Mount Gongga. Enjoying the fame as" The King of Sichuan Mountains", Mount Gongga is the easternmost 7,000 metres (23,000 ft) peak in the world and the third highest peak outside of the Himalaya/Karakoram.