Astronomy Picture of the Day: Total Solar Eclipse Shadow from a Balloon

Where were you during the Great American Eclipse of 2017?

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Fire on Earth

Sometimes, regions of planet Earth light up with fire.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Asteroid Ryugu from Hayabusa2

This big space diamond has an estimated value of over 80 billion dollars.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Active Prominences on a Quiet Sun

Why is the Sun so quiet? As the Sun enters into a period of time known as a Solar Minimum, it is, as expected, showing fewer sunspots and active regions than usual.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Asperitas Clouds Over New Zealand

What kind of clouds are these? Although their cause is presently unknown, such unusual atmospheric structures, as menacing as they might seem, do not appear to be harbingers of meteorological doom.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: M86 in the Central Virgo Cluster

Is there a bridge of gas connecting these two great galaxies? Quite possibly, but it is hard to be sure.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Red Planet, Red Moon, and Mars

Mars is also known as The Red Planet, often seen with a reddish tinge in dark night skies.

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Composed of different exposures The camera did not move during photography

Saturn in Opposition

Saturn as seen in opposition on july 2017

Lunar Eclipse on 27 July 2018

This picture was taken by mobile camera "HUAWEI Y5-2017" with "TAL-120" telescope.