Category: astrophotography

Thunderstorms almost spoiled this view of th…

Thunderstorms almost spoiled this view of the spectacular June 15 total lunar eclipse. Instead, storm clouds parted for 10 minutes during the total eclipse phase and lightning bolts contributed to the dramatic sky.

Credit: Chris Kotsiopoulos ➢ Instagram: astronomy.blog

Moon, Mercury, Jupiter and Mars Credit: …

Moon, Mercury, Jupiter and Mars

Credit: Mike Salway

Full moon over Athens, GreeceCredit: Anthony …

Full moon over Athens, Greece

Credit:

Anthony Ayiomamitis

Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy and the Pleiades I…

Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy and the Pleiades

Image credit: Joseph Brimacombe

Comet Hale-Bopp and AuroraImage credit: David…

Comet Hale-Bopp and Aurora

Image credit:

David Cartier

Lunar Eclipse 2011 Image credit: Eddie Tri…

Lunar Eclipse 2011

Image credit:

Eddie Trimarchi

Moon and Venus crescents Image credit: Pál Vár…

Moon and Venus crescents 

Image credit: Pál Váradi Nagy

This video is compiled from a series of imag…

This video is compiled from a series of images taken on July 25 by the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite. The angular extent of the widest field of view is six degrees. Visible in the images are the comet C/2018 N1, asteroids, variable stars, asteroids and reflected light from Mars. TESS is expected to find thousands of planets around other nearby stars.

Credits: Massachusetts Institute of Technology/NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center

Flight Through Orion Featuring Four Nabulae …

Flight Through Orion Featuring Four Nabulae and Two Flash Illuminated Engines – Aug 5, 2007.

Image Credit:

Joseph Brimacombe

Total Lunar Eclipse – Blood Moon 

Total Lunar Eclipse – Blood Moon 

image credit: Werner