Crux - The Southern Cross

Crux - The Southern Cross

Crux is popularly known as the Southern Cross.    It is a very prominent asterism in the southern hemisphere and is not visible from the northern latitudes.

This image was taken on 5 February 2008 from Canberra, Australia and is a composite of three 10-second images taken with a Nikon D70.   

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