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Matterhorn Photo: 'Matterhorn at the Golden or Magic Hour' by Wolfgang Piecha

Matterhorn at the Golden or Magic Hour
user: Wolfgang Piecha
photo taken at: 6:28 am 10 Aug 2021

Matterhorn at the Golden or Magic Hour

Switzerland | Matterhorn

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Seconds after rising over the horizon, roughly half an hour after the Blue Hour, the red spectrum of the sun light prevails for some minutes: time for the Golden or Magic Hour to paint Matterhorn in orange. Starting at the peak - sinking slowly down to the bottom, at the speed of the rotation of our planet.