The Photopic Sky Survey is a megapixel photograph of the entire night sky stitched together from exposures. Large in size and scope, it portrays a world far beyond the one beneath our feet and reveals our familiar Milky Way with unfamiliar clarity.
Title: End Of The Line Comment: Black & White photograph of Paddington Train Station, London. End Of The Line
Image shows 84 million stars in the Milky Way galaxy, 10 times more than any image before.
Zoomable Milky Way galaxy map showing 84 million stars, a mere fraction of the 100 billion in the galaxy but it a good start in the exercise of perspective! Taken with the VISTA telescope at Paranal in Chile.