I recently pointed my Samyang 12mm southeast over the glow of downtown Monroe to capture a time lapse from dusk until dawn. The Milky Way even lurks over bright downtown Monroe, if you know how to find it.
One of two Milky Way shots from the Macabuca bar in Grand Cayman.
The Milky Way as it arched over Snoqualmie Point Park.
A Milky Way shot from Index, WA.