PanStarrs Meets Moon
Comet PanSTARRS (C/2011 L4) meet with the new moon over this mountain summit in Kansas, United States. Click on the second photo to see this scene few minutes later when the moon and the comet appears more prominently in a darker background sky. From the photographer: “The comet was an easy, naked-eye object from the summit of Mt. Sunflower (elevation 4039 feet) that evening”.