Milky Way Over Lake St. George, Maine
Astrophotographer Mike Taylor sent in a photo of the Mliky Way taken from the boat launch at Lake St. George, Maine, June 6, 2013.
Milky Way Over the White Mountains of California
Astrophotographer Michael Shainblum sent in a photo of the Milky Way over the White Mountains, California, created June 1, 2013. He writes: "This image was taken in Patriarch Grove, deep in the White Mountains. The panorama was created using 13 images overlapping side by side. There was no HDR or compositing involved in this photograph. Only the stitching of the panorama."
Three Planets Over Brazil
Astrophotographer Carlos Guilherme Allgayer sent in a photo of Jupiter, Venus and Mercury taken from his apartment in Porto Alegre, the capital of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, on May 30, 2013.
RV to the Milky Way
Astrophotographer Justin Hartney sent in this photo of the Milky Way taken on June 7, 2013, on the outskirts of Ashland, Oregon.
The Moon, Venus and Mercury Over Illinois
Astrophotographer Les Vaughn sent in a photo of the moon, Venus and Mercury taken June 10, 2013, just south of Wayne City, Illinois.
Lunar Eclipse of December 2011 Seen in India
Astrophotographer Ramanathan Gopalan sent in his photo of the December 2011 lunar eclipse taken in Bangalore, India.
Astrophotographer Dale Cunningham caught a pair of satellites travelling together above Surprise, AZ, June 11, 2013.
Starry Sky Over Utah
Astrophotographer Brian Balls sent in a photo taken June 8, 2013, of the Big Dipper and stars over Logan Canyon, UT.
Space Stations Over Boston
Astrophotographer Viliam Klein was photographing the International Space Station flying over Boston on June 4, 2013. After inspecting the image, he noticed a second streak (lower), which turned out to be the Chinese space station, Tiangong-1.
80% Waxing Gibbous Moon Over Rhode Island
Astrophotographer Scott MacNeill sent in a photo of a 80% waxing gibbous moon seen in Providence, RI, taken June 19, 2013.