Tag: Milky Way
It must be a wonderful sight, but no human will ever see it – our Galaxy from the Large Magellanic Cloud. Whoever wrote the Wikipedia entry did a fine job: From a viewpoint in the LMC, the Milky Way would be a spectacular sight. The galaxy’s total apparent magnitude would be −2.0—over 14 times brighter than the […]
It’s a clear night here in Norfolk, so here’s a shot – 30 seconds at 1600 ISO – of Vega, the rest of the Lyra constellation and the Milky Way (bottom of frame). No apologies for the size of the picture!