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Planets and Milky Way over Monsaraz


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About this observation
Miguel Ara├║jo
Time of observation
14/08/2020 - 23:55
Milky Way
Observing location
Lake Alqueva Observatory, Monsaraz, Portugal
Canon EOS 1200D, 24 mm lens, f/2.8
ISO 6400, 25 secs

The major planets, Saturn and Jupiter, point the way to the Milky Way's center, Lagoon and Triffid nebulae. I took this photo at the Lake Alqueva Observatory in Monsaraz, Portugal. The pillars of red light confer a nice contrasting colour on the trees.

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