From Godley Peaks Road looking South across Lake Tekapo and Mt John, the bright star on the right side of the photo in the Milkyway is Alpha Centari (the brighter of the two pointer stars for the Southern Cross, not in frame) in the middle you can also make out the Large and Small Clouds on Magellan

Image taken 24 March 2007
Camera: Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II, Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8
Exposure: ISO 1600, 30 Seconds, f/2.8
Astrophotography by Fraser Gunn

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