Artwork showing a group of asteroids

Artwork showing a group of asteroids

R310/0032 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 45.3MB

Downloadable file size: 3.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Asteroids. Artwork showing a group of asteroids and the Sun (top left). Asteroids are minor, rocky bodies of the solar system ranging in size from Ceres (950 km) down to a countless number of bodies with a diameter of a few kilometres. The orbits of about 4000 asteroids have been catalogued so far, but the number of bodies larger than 1 km is thought to be greater by at least one order of magnitude. Most asteroids orbit between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter and constitute the main belt of asteroids. A small number of bodies revolve around the Sun on closer orbits, sometimes crossing the orbits of the inner planets (Mars. Earth, Venus and Mercury).

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

Keywords: artwork, asteroid, astronomy, cosmology

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