13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The dome of the Milky Way under the main Himalayan ridge

There are 3 of the 5 highest mountains in world - Everest (8,850 m), Lhotse (8,516 m) and Makalu (8,485 m). And the biggest glacier lies underneath them - Ngonsumpa Glacier which is 36 km long. This picture is crowned by recently rised Moon and Venus.

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Date Taken: 03.2015
Date Uploaded: 10.2015
Photo Location: Nepal
Copyright: © Anton Yankovyi