April 30, 2016

Earth and the far side of the Moon

Earth and the far side of the Moon

This image shows the far side of the Moon, illuminated by the Sun, as it crosses between the DSCOVR spacecraft's Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) camera and telescope, and the Earth - one million miles away.

Image Credit: NASA/NOAA

2 comments:

  1. Stunning picture. The ocean tides and sea waves both signifies the importance of our natural satellite (The Moon).

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  2. Maybe this photo will help people understand there is no dark side of the moon.

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