Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year is the biggest international competition of its kind, annually showcasing spectacular images shot by astrophotographers worldwide.The images collected here have been honored in one of the following categories: Image Categories; Aurorae; Skyscapes; People and Space; Our Sun; Our Moon; Planets, Comets and Asteroids; Stars and Nebulae; Galaxies; and Young Competition (aged 15 years or under). Special Prize Categories include The Sir Patrick Moore Prize for Best Newcomer, and the Robotic Scope winner. Each image is accompanied by caption, photographer, location and technical details.
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The Royal Observatory, Greenwich is the home of Greenwich Mean Time and the Prime Meridian of the World, making it the official starting point for each new day and year. It runs the annual Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.