Interactive sky map

Interactive sky map

See 20 million stars!

This is a fantastic picture - click on the link to see it in full screen:

Interactive sky map

You can see constellations and stars, zoom in and out and see the whole 360⁰ night sky!

Nick Risinger, an amateur astronomer, travelled over 96,000 kilometres and took 37.440 pictures to create this detailed portrait.

You can find out how he did it on the New Scientist article: Amateur captures glittering all-sky view of the cosmos.