Full moon setting

The full moon is setting over the Pacific Ocean, above the Earth's shadow and the Atacama Desert, the location of ESO's astronomical observatories. The clear skies and high altitude available in the mountains in this region provide excellent viewing conditions.

Credit:

G. Hüdepohl (atacamaphoto.com)/ESO

About the Image

Id:_D5C9859-CC
Type:Photographic
Release date:31 January 2019, 11:13
Size:6012 x 3883 px

About the Object

Name:Atacama Desert, Moon
Type:Unspecified
Category:Chile

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