Lost and Gone Forever

Lights in the Dark

One of my all-time favorite space images is this little gem from the Clementine mission to the Moon, launched in January of 1994. It features a view from beyond the far side of the Moon, illuminated by reflected light off the Earth off frame to the left, blocking the disc of the Sun with the solar corona and Venus shining brightly in the background. Absolutely stunning!

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