Total solar eclipse, 1991

Total solar eclipse, 1991

C001/7240 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 35.9MB

Downloadable file size: 639.7KB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Total solar eclipse of 11th July 1991 at totality. Solar eclipses occur when the Moon passes between the Earth and the Sun. The solar corona (white) is seen during eclipses. This is the outer layer of the Sun, comprising rarefied gases at extremely high temperatures. The corona is usually hidden by the glare from the surface of the Sun. Also seen are solar prominences (pink), which are cooler regions of the corona.

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

Keywords: 11 july 1991, 11/07/1991, 20th century, alignment, astronomical, astronomy, circle, circular, corona, eclipse, eclipsed, eclipsing, moon, prominences, ring, science, solar, solar eclipse, solar prominence, solar system, sun, totality

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