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'Too Many Stars To Count' by Chad Powell taken on the Isle of Wight, UK. "This image was taken in the fields that was once home to a Rare Breeds Farm. The sky was so bright this particular evening from both the Milky Way and green airglow. Due to this, a very strong silhouette lined the foreground and trees in the distance."

'Too Many Stars To Count' by Chad Powell taken on the Isle of Wight, UK. "This image was taken in the fields that was once home to a Rare Breeds Farm. The sky was so bright this particular evening from both the Milky Way and green airglow. Due to this, a very strong silhouette lined the foreground and trees in the distance."

Starry, starry night: The best astronomy images from Yahoo's Picture Of The Day

These extraordinary images show you don't need a spacecraft to witness the wonders of the universe. The majestic beauty of space has been captured from the English coastline to the mountains of Colorado. The images were taken by members of Yahoo's own Flickr group, which allows users to share their stunning images and the fascinating stories behind them with a chance to win top slot in 'Picture Of The Day'. If you would like to contribute click here to find out how.