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EarthSky // Today's Image Release Date: Oct 08, 2013

We are surrounded

Star trails are the continuous paths created by stars, produced in long time-exposure photographs. This composite is made from 350+ images stacked together.

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View larger. | “We are Surrounded,” by Nair Sankar.

“We are Surrounded” by Nair Sankar. It’s a stack of 350+ images of star trails.

What are star trails?

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Thank you, Nair!

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