November 7, 2011

Moonset, California

Photograph by Peter Essick, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

A setting moon makes a fitting backdrop for a lunarlike landscape near Donohue Pass in California’s Ansel Adams Wilderness area.

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