Photographer David Magro of Australia wrote:
I witnessed an amazing star show and spend many hours on the beach with my partner stargazing. Two near galaxies can be found in the picture, can you see them?
See more of David Magro’s photos here.
Eleanor Imster has helped write and edit EarthSky since 1995. She was an integral part of the award-winning EarthSky radio series almost since it began until it ended in 2013. Today, as an EarthSky.org Editor, she helps present the science and nature stories and photos you enjoy. She and her husband live in Tennessee, where they enjoy guitar playing and singing. They have 2 grown sons.