Solar Granulation

Solar Granulation

C038/3859 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 1.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: MARK GARLICK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Schematic illustration showing the surface of the Sun, the photosphere. Rising packets of hot gas in the outermost third of the Sun give rise to the patchwork pattern of grain-like cells on the surface, known as the solar granulation.

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

Keywords: art, artwork, astronomical, astronomy, convection, cutaway, diagram, earth, flare, granulation, illustration, photosphere, prominence, schematic, solar system, space, spicules, spots, sun, sunspots, surface

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