Fireworks, Boston Esplanade. Happy Yuri's Night!

Happy Yuri's Night 2017!

Launched at 06:07 UTC on 12 April 1961, aboard the Vostok 3KA-3 (Vostok 1), Yuri Gagarin became both the first human to travel into space, and the first to orbit the earth. Every April 12th, people from around the world gather to celebrate that first spaceflight - Yuri's Night. Enjoy!

Display Date:   April 12, 2017
Photographer: Fred Koschara
Image Date: July 4, 2016
Camera: Sony Alpha A99
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