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Stunning Night Sky Views by Photographer Jeffrey Berkes (Gallery)

Quandrantid Meteors and Zodiac Lights over the Florida Keys

Jeff Berkes

Astrophotographer Jeff Berkes took this photo Jan. 4, 2012, and said: "I captured at least a dozen meteors and counted about 100. This year was certainly better than last year. The Zodiac Lights could been seen for a good hour before dawn started as seen on the one side of the photo."

Harvest Moon 2011 in the Philadelphia Suburbs

Jeff Berkes

From skywatcher and photographer Jeff Berkes in the Philadelphia suburbs comes this shot of a true Harvest Moon taken on September 12, 2011.

Perseid Over West Chester, Pennsylvania

Jeff Berkes

Photographer Jeff Berkes caught this Perseid meteor over West Chester, Pennsylvania, on August 13, 2011.

ISS Over West Chester, Pennsylvania, August 2011

Jeff Berkes

Photographer Jeff Berkes caught the International Space Station over West Chester, Pennsylvania, on August 13, 2011.

Perseid Over Monument Valley, Utah, August 1, 2011.

Jeff Berkes

Photographer Jeff Berkes caught this Perseid meteor over Monument Valley, Utah, on August 1, 2011.

Perseid Meteor Over Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah

Jeff Berkes

Photographer Jeff Berkes caught this Perseid meteor over Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah, on July 30, 2011.

Venus & the Moon by Jeffrey Berkes

Jeffrey Berkes

Astrophotographer Jeffrey Berkes of West Chester, Pa., snapped this stunning view of planet Venus and the crescent moon during a bright conjunction on Dec. 26, 2011.

Venus & the Moon by Jeffrey Berkes

Jeffrey Berkes

Astrophotographer Jeffrey Berkes of West Chester, Pa., snapped this stunning view of planet Venus and the crescent moon during a bright conjunction on Dec. 26, 2011.

Venus & the Moon by Jeffrey Berkes

Jeffrey Berkes

Astrophotographer Jeffrey Berkes of West Chester, Pa., snapped this stunning view of planet Venus and the crescent moon during a bright conjunction on Dec. 26, 2011.

Venus & the Moon by Jeffrey Berkes

Jeffrey Berkes

Astrophotographer Jeffrey Berkes of West Chester, Pa., snapped this stunning view of planet Venus and the crescent moon during a bright conjunction on Dec. 26, 2011.

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