4-Image Eclipse Study Set
14″ X 14″ Un-matted, 4-Image Set
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A total solar eclipse is such an amazing event it has had an impact on the human psyche since the dawn of written history . . . some 5000 years ago!
Help your students study an eclipse of the sun with these fine-art classroom posters that includes:
Baily’s Beads – As the moon “grazes” by the Sun during a solar eclipse, the rugged lunar limb topography (the mountains) allows beads of sunlight to shine through in some places, and not in others.
The Diamond Ring – The effect seen in the few seconds just before and after totality of a total solar eclipse when there is a single point of sunlight brilliantly shining through a valley on the limb of the moon.
The Chromosphere (The Ring of Fire) – The lower atmosphere of the sun just above the photosphere that appears as a thin crimson ring around the edge of the sun during a total solar eclipse.
The Corona (Outer Atmosphere) – The upper atmosphere of the sun. It appears as a halo around the sun during a total solar eclipse.