18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Arctic Landscape

Longyearbyen is a small coal-mining town on Spitsbergen Island, in Norway's Svalbard archipelago. This Arctic town is known for its views of the Northern Lights

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Svalbard and Jan Mayen
Camera: NIKON D810
Copyright: © Gueorgui Petkov
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