Sheer Vastness of the Sky | celestialviews2@gmail.com

Photographer
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Location of photo
Khara Desert, Iran
Date/Time of photo
28/11/2013
Equipment
Canon 6D, Samyang 14mm
Description
Due to the rain in few days before, the desert sand was like paste. this was the reason of such dustless and crystal clear sky. Khara desert in central part of Iran is a beautiful place to be guest for stars. In this photo, Milky way band is joined by zodiacal light near the planet Venus. Zodiacal light can only be seen in very dark and clear skies. In the west, sky has been lit up by the light pollution of the nearby town, Hasanabad.
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