Home     |     Latest     |     Night Sky      |    Nature      |     People     |     Monuments      |      Motion      |      Misc.     |     Search

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Tetons and Snake River, Planet Earth   -  By: Babak A. Tafreshi

As seen on Astronomy Picture of the Day, the night sky over the Grand Teton national Park in Wyoming, USA. The Teton Range is a part of the Rocky Mountains. The Grand Teton, the tallest mountain in the range, is 13,775 feet (4,199 m) high. A very strong and rare airglow activity appears in the sky. Airglow is the natural emission from the Earth upper atmosphere in green and red-yellow bands and wave like forms that appear faint and colorless to human eyes under dark skies.

 

 
 
 

Photo Policy    |   How to order   |   Contact us