"A Road to Big Dipper"; photo by Miguel Claro of the famed Big Dipper star pattern, part of the iconic bear constellation Ursa Major, the La Palma road to Roque de Los Muchachos in Spain's Canary Islands.
Seven MAGICal Sisters - Astrophotography by Miguel Claro * In the foreground we can see the the great MAGIC I telescope (Major Atmospheric Gamma-ray Imaging Cherenkov Telescopes) with the back of it´s gigantic structure in front of Perseus constellation.
Majestic Milky Way Galaxy Rises Over Remote Island - Erwin Matys and Karoline Mrazek of Project Nightflight captured this image of the Milky Way on June 2013 from the southern part of La Palma Island, Canary Islands.
La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain The Canary Island of La Palma (home of Caldera de Taburiente National Park) sits above a natural sea of clouds on a temperature inversion layer. This cloud-filter keeps the light pollution out of the night sky.