Milky Way Makes for Beautiful Backdrop While Pack Creek Wildfire Rages in Utah

The Milky Way moving across the night sky made for a beautiful background for the Pack Creek Fire burning in Utah’s east on June 12.

A timelapse video taken over four and a half hours by Temuji Nana shows the galaxy and shooting stars while the fire burns through the night.

Firefighting authorities said the blaze began in Manti-Lasal National Forest on June 9 due to an abandoned campfire. The fire had grown to 8,518 acres by June 16. Credit: Temujin Nana via Storyful