Darkest observation locations
No light pollution visible (like in the deep desert of far away from artificial lights)
Details of the Milky Way are visible, distant light pollution in the horizon. (Countryside with very little habitation)
Details of the Milky Way are visible, but lots of light pollution is visible on the horizon. (Rural areas)
Other observation locations
Milky Way is faintly visible (Like on the edge of a city)
Only the brightest stars are visible (Similar to big cities)
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