Category: moon

Saturn and its moons at opposition (The visi…

Saturn and its moons at opposition (The visible moons are (from left to right) Dione, Enceladus, Tethys, Janus, Epimetheus and Mimas

Credit:

NASA, ESA, A. Simon (GSFC) and the OPAL Team, and J. DePasquale (STScI)

Moon, Mercury, Jupiter and Mars Credit: …

Moon, Mercury, Jupiter and Mars

Credit: Mike Salway

Saturn’s moon Enceladus, covered in sn…

Saturn’s moon Enceladus, covered in snow and ice, resembles a perfectly packed snowball in this image from NASA’s Cassini mission.

Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute

Full moon over Athens, GreeceCredit: Anthony …

Full moon over Athens, Greece

Credit:

Anthony Ayiomamitis

The large impact crater known as Stickney is…

The large impact crater known as Stickney is the largest crater on the Martian moon Phobos.

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona

Lunar Eclipse 2011 Image credit: Eddie Tri…

Lunar Eclipse 2011

Image credit:

Eddie Trimarchi

Observations of Earth, Soyuz, Aurora, moon and…

Observations of Earth, Soyuz, Aurora, moon and Space Shuttle Endeavor made from the International Space Station.

source: images.nasa.gov

Images of the Earth and the moon above the Rin…

Images of the Earth and the moon above the Rings of Saturn taken by Cassini on April 13, 2017.

Credit:

NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI/CICLOPS/Kevin M. Gill

Moon and Venus crescents Image credit: Pál Vár…

Moon and Venus crescents 

Image credit: Pál Váradi Nagy

Jupiter and Io taken by the Cassini spacecraft…

Jupiter and Io taken by the Cassini spacecraft on December 1, 2000.

Credit: NASA/JPL/University of Arizona