Shuttle Photos Of Earth's Auroras

Earth's magnetosphere protects us from charged solar particles, resulting in auroras, and the shuttle crew capture the moment for posterity.

Credit:

NASA & ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
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Id:opo9804e
Type:Planetary
Release date:7 January 1998, 06:00
Size:961 x 641 px

About the Object

Name:Earth's Aurora
Type:Solar System : Planet : Feature : Atmosphere : Aurora
Category:Solar System

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