Scorpion plunging seaward
The curved body and tail of the Scorpion setting, plunging into the Atlantic before sunrise this morning.
The two bright stars on the left are the Pointers (alpha and beta Centauri).
Other pictures from this morning: The International Space Station setting over the Strand, the Scorpion plunging into the icy Atlantic, the Crescent Moon rising, and an early-morning flight from Cape Town. And a few pics of this evening's sunset.
nothing more to see. please move along.