Total solar eclipse, 2017

Total solar eclipse, 2017

C037/4670 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 76.4MB

Downloadable file size: 1.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: DR JUERG ALEAN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Composite image of the total solar eclipse of August 21st 2017, from Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA. At top the Moon is gradually hiding the Sun, totality is at centre, and along the bottom the Moon is moving away from the Sun. This eclipse tracked across a narrow portion of the contiguous United States from Lincoln Beach, Oregon, in the north west, to Charleston, South Carolina, in the south east. A partial solar eclipse was visible across the entire North American continent. Solar eclipses usually occur less than once a year, and can only be seen from a small area of the Earth's surface.

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

Keywords: 2000s, 2010s, 2017, 21 august, 21st century, aligned, alignment, america, american, astronomical, astronomy, black background, blocking, composite, corona, eclipsing, great american eclipse, idaho, idaho falls, inner corona, moon, no-one, nobody, north america, north american, partial, photosphere, sequence, solar, solar atmosphere, solar eclipse, solar prominence, space, sun, total, total solar eclipse, totality, united states, us, usa

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