Total lunar eclipse

Total lunar eclipse

C019/5368 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 30.5MB

Downloadable file size: 1.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Total lunar eclipse. Composite sequence of the Moon before, during and after a total lunar eclipse, seen over an eroded rock formation. This rock formation is in Bardenas Reales, a region of eroded clay, chalk and sandstone badlands in northern Spain. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth moves between the Sun and the Moon. The orange colour of the Moon at totality (upper centre) is due to shorter wavelengths, such as blue light, being scattered more in Earth's atmosphere than longer wavelengths, such as red light. Photographed on 3-4 April 1996.

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

Keywords: 1900s, 1990s, 1996, 20th century, 3 april 1996, 4 april 1996, after, arc, arch, astronomical, astronomy, badlands, bardenas reales, before, chalk, clay, composite, during, earth science, earth sciences, eclipse, eclipsing, eroded, erosion, europe, european, geological, geology, geomorphology, lunar eclipse, montage, moon, navarre, night sky, orange colour, physical geography, rock formation, sandstone, sequence, series, sky, space, spain, spanish, time-lapse, timelapse, total lunar eclipse

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