Large Megellanic Cloud (LMC)
The Large Magellanic Cloud, a southern sky wonder, is a dwarf galaxy brightly visible (and huge) to the naked eye. At first glance in dark skies it looks like a cloud, and is an awe-inspiring sight.
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This stack of 15x5minute exposures was taken in the dark desert skies near Sutherland, South Africa, in the Karoo desert.