Andean ice field at night

Andean ice field at night

C019/7677 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.1MB

Downloadable file size: 4.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BABAK TAFRESHI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Andean ice field at night. Moonlit night on a 5000-metre-altitude plateau in the Andes of northern Chile. At lower left is a meteor trail. In the foreground are nieves penitentes, a snow formation found at high altitudes. These blades of hardened snow or ice are oriented in the general direction of the Sun.

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

Keywords: andean, andes, astronomical, astronomy, astrophotography, chile, chilean, cold, constellations, desert, frozen, glaciology, high altitude, horizon, ice, icy, landscape, latin america, meteor, meteor trail, meteorological, meteorology, moonlight, moonlit, mountain, nieves, night sky, penitente, penitentes, plateau, sky, snow formation, south america, south american, southern hemisphere, track, weather

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