The Orb of the Night

By: Ajay Talwar


Region: Asia

Site: Uttarakhand - India

Date: 2011 November 20

When the Orb of the Night is in its crescent phase, no sunlight reach the dark part, but it can be clearly seen with the light reflected back from the Earth. It is called Earthshine. This crisp view of the moon is captured in the pristine Himalayan sky.

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