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Is It Possible To View The Milky Way In The UK

  1. Apr 18, 2009 #1
    Is It Possible To View The Milky Way In The UK, during the UK summer time months, i have just moved here and i was wondering whether i can see the milky way on a clear summer night, the shot im looking for is something like this:

    http://zuserver2.star.ucl.ac.uk/~idh/apod/image/0710/MilkyWayRoad_landolfi.jpg [Broken]
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  3. Apr 18, 2009 #2


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    Nice photoshop.

    My bet is that seeing milky way won't be very hard, as long as you can go far from the cities, and preferably up into the mountains. What you need is a perfectly clear air.
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