Veteran astrophotographer Ajay Talwar of the photography group The World at Night took this photo of star trails above Devasthal Peak in Uttarakhand, India on March 11, 2013.
Credit: Ajay Talwar / The World at Night
Star trails shine above Devasthal Peak in Northern India in this captivating night sky photo.
This image captures star trails over the newly-constructed Devasthal Optical Telescope. Located high atop the Devasthal peak in Uttarakhand, India, the telescope will become the largest in the country when it officially opens. It is expected to be operational by late 2013.
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