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EarthSky // Today's Image Release Date: Apr 09, 2013

Milky Way arching over La Silla, Chile

In the spirit of International Dark Sky Week, a shimmering panoramic of the Milky Way.

Milky Way Galaxy arching over ESO in La Silla, Chile.

VIEW LARGER | Milky Way Galaxy arching over ESO in La Silla, Chile. Image Credit: ESO/A. Santerne

This panoramic image of the Milky Way arching over the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in La Silla, Chile was photographed by ESO Photo Ambassador, Alexandre Santerne. It’s a beautiful panorama and a wonderful compliment to the other sky photos we’re compiling here: It’s International Dark Sky Week. Share your pics!

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