Shuttle Photos Of Earth's Auroras

The charged particles from the Sun strike Earth's magnetosphere and are captured by one of the Shuttle's on board cameras.

Credit:

NASA & ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo9804f
Type:Planetary
Release date:7 January 1998, 06:00
Size:966 x 635 px

About the Object

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