19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Out There

The NEOWISE Comet and a meteor grace the night sky over Mount Washington, in Oregon's Cascade Mountains. Photographing the comet was a once in a lifetime opportunity, and simultaneously capturing a meteor made the moment truly unforgettable.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Sisters, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: NIKON Z 7
Copyright: © Christian Murillo