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NASA: The Glare of the Sun

Discussion in 'Tech, Science, and Space' started by Robby, Jan 31, 2011.

  1. Robby

    Robby The Robot

    Jul 28, 2004
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    This view of Antares, the Apollo 14 Lunar Module as it sat on the moon's Frau Mauro Highlands, reflects a circular flare caused by the brilliant sun. The unusual ball of light was said by the astronauts to have a jewel-like appearance. At extreme left, the lower slope of Cone Crater can be seen. Image Credit: NASA (More at NASA Picture Of The Day)

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