Passo dello Stelvio ~ Italy (Province of Sondrio) ~ The Stelvio Pass is a mountain pass in northern Italy, at an elevation of m above sea level. It is the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps, and the second highest in the Alps.
Yuri Beletsky, a Magellan Instrument Support Scientist at Las Campanas observatory located in Atacama Desert in Chile, used a Canon Mark II camera with an exposure time of ~ 30 seconds on Feb. 2013 to capture this image of Comets Pan-STARRS and Lemmon.
A picture from the International Space Station, provided Saturday by Dutch astronaut Andre Kuipers, shows southern lights between Antarctica and Australia. Photo by Reuters / Andre Kuiper / ESA / Nasa / Press Release