The Milky Way, Southern Cross, and Coalsack Nebula - Arno Bay, South Australia
The Milky Way, Southern Cross, and Coalsack Nebula - Arno Bay, South Australia

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Caption   The stars of the constellation Crux - better known as the Southern Cross - sparkle like jewels against the Milky Way in this photograph taken in Arno Bay, South Australia. Also visible are the pointers (two bright stars sometimes used to locate the Southern Cross) and the Coalsack Nebula (the black hole in the Milky Way).
Photo Id   w3743-5021-2a26d
Date and Time   January 17, 2013   12:02 AM
Location   Arno Bay, South Australia
latitude 33° 54' 11.6" S       longitude 136° 35' 17.5" E
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Keywords   Milky Way, stars, Southern Cross, Crux, Coalsack Nebula, pointers, constellation, astrophotography, Arno Bay, South Australia, Eyre Peninsula, Australia, night, dark, pretty, beautiful, sparkle, jewels, night, tinny, boat, blue, black, low key, works of man
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