Ballinskelligs Dark Sky Reserve Ireland. A nocturnal view of the night sky looking into the South West over McCarthy's Castle and Horse Island on Ballinskelligs Beach in County Kerry taken in the early hours of Saturday morning. The area is the only designated Gold Tier International Dark-Sky Reserve in the Northern Hemisphere and only three exist in the world. Hundreds of astronomers travel from all over the world to view the night sky from South Kerry.
On clear nights many...more »