McNaught Over Altanta | Maynard Pittendreigh

Maynard Pittendreigh
Location of photo
Stone Mountain, Geogia
Date/Time of photo
2006 January 10, 6:19 PM
Canon Rebel.
After failing three nights to find Comet McNaught, I climbed Stone Mountain, the largest granite mountain in North America. With a clear and unobstructed view of the Western horizon, I was easily able to see the Comet as it slowly set against the skyline of Atlanta.
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