People spend hours lying in yards on summer nights and traveling to far-flung nations around the world to bear witness to something that has a way of grounding everyone who sees it.

And it’s something in which we all find comfort as life winds down every night. How many sunsets have you watched in your lifetime? How many have you snapped and shared on social media? How many are tied to fond memories?

What artist Ron Miller of Black Cat Studios recently created gives us a new perspective on something we’ve experienced hundreds and thousands of times. With his digital illustrations, he transports us to worlds far away to experience this little wonder from different vantage points.

Because Mercury is the closest planet to the sun, dusk doesn’t fall in warm, soft hues. It’s bold and bright and burns like nothing we’d ever see here on Earth.

Because Mercury is the closest planet to the sun, dusk doesn't fall in warm, soft hues. It's bold and bright and burns like nothing we'd ever see here on Earth.