Commons:Picture of the Year/2010/Results/R1/Astronomy

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Winners in Category Astronomy, satellite and outer space

Category - Astronomy, satellite and outer space

Laser Towards Milky Ways Centre.jpg
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Diagrams #1 – 305 votes in Round 1;
In mid-August 2010 ESO Photo Ambassador Yuri Beletsky snapped this amazing photo at ESO’s Paranal Observatory. A group of astronomers were observing the centre of the Milky Way using the laser guide star facility at Yepun, one of the four Unit Telescopes of the Very Large Telescope (VLT). (POTD)
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Sarychev Peak.jpg
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Diagrams #2 – 211 votes in Round 1;
Sarychev Peak Volcano erupts June 12, 2009, on Matua Island (North Kuril Islands) (POTD)
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Different Slant on Orion (495636660).jpg
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Diagrams #3 – 178 votes in Round 1;
HST Orion Nebula image composited with a Spitzer image for something a little different. (POTD)
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