Cirrus 'Mare's tails' clouds

Cirrus 'Mare's tails' clouds

E120/0322 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 54.8MB

Downloadable file size: 4.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: 'Mare's tail' cirrus cloud. Cirrus is a high- altitude cloud, formed of ice crystals. It appears as white delicate filaments, patches or streaks. The long streaks with feathery ends, as seen here, have the common name of 'mare's tail'. Isolated cirrus is sometimes known as an emissary sky, as it often heralds an approaching cyclonic storm.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: cirrus, cirrus cloud, climate, cloud, cloud types, clouds, mare's tail, meteorology, type, weather

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.