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NOAA At The Ends of the Earth Collection
Catalog of Images

1950 thumbnail picture
Haze and clouds obscure the setting sun
Antarctica, South Pole Station Late austral summer 1979
1951 thumbnail picture
Haze and clouds obscure the setting sun
Antarctica, South Pole Station Late austral summer 1979
1952 thumbnail picture
Reminiscent of ancient astronomic observatories, the last rays of the setting sun suffuse the entrance tunnel with a golden glow.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Late austral summer 1979
1953 thumbnail picture
Instruments on the Clean Air Facility silhouetted against the sunset
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1954 thumbnail picture
Optical effect as sun actually below horizon during March sunset
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1955 thumbnail picture
March sunset silhouetting the Clean Air Facility
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1956 thumbnail picture
A bizarre effect of time-lapse photography makes Clean Air Facility appear to be illuminated by triangular shaft of reflected sunlight.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1957 thumbnail picture
Not much twilight left
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1958 thumbnail picture
A bizarre effect of time-lapse photography makes Clean Air Facility appear to be illuminated by triangular shaft of reflected sunlight.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1959 thumbnail picture
Tractors chugging away in the polar sunset
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1960 thumbnail picture
South Pole geodesic dome illuminated by last gasp of sunset
Antarctica, South Pole Station Early austral fall 1979
1961 thumbnail picture
Polar night has arrived - geodesic dome silhouetted by bluish aurora australis Horizontal line emanating to right from geodesic dome is exhaust from generator.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1962 thumbnail picture
Polar night has arrived - geodesic dome silhouetted by bluish aurora australis Horizontal line emanating to right from geodesic dome is exhaust from generator.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1963 thumbnail picture
Polar night has arrived - geodesic dome silhouetted by bluish aurora australis Horizontal line emanating to right from geodesic dome is exhaust from generator.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1964 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis - surrealistic view of South Pole station with auroral curtain and exhaust emanating in curved line fro
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1965 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1966 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1967 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1968 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1969 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1970 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1971 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1972 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1973 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1974 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1975 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1976 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1977 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1978 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1979 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1980 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1981 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1982 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1983 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1984 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1985 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1986 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1987 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1988 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1989 thumbnail picture
Aurora Australis -shaft of red light appears laser-like but in reality comes from interaction between auroral display and normal light bulb.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1990 thumbnail picture
Dressed up for a winter weather at the South Pole - temperature dropped to -106 Fahrenheit.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1991 thumbnail picture
Moon? Seems to be time exposure of moon with South Pole Station illuminated.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1992 thumbnail picture
Mid-winter South Pole toga party
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1993 thumbnail picture
Delivering supplies to the Clean Air Facility in Antarctic winter darkness
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1994 thumbnail picture
Moon over the Clean Air Facility
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1995 thumbnail picture
First appearances are deceiving. This is a human being. Out for a night-time stroll at the South Pole.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1996 thumbnail picture
Approaching winter's end. The sky is becoming lighter with spring twilight.
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral fall and winter 1979
1997 thumbnail picture
Antarctic sunrise as seen through the entrance tunnel
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral spring 1979
1998 thumbnail picture
Antarctic sunrise as seen through the entrance tunnel
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral spring 1979
1999 thumbnail picture
Antarctic sunrise as seen through the entrance tunnel
Antarctica, South Pole Station Austral spring 1979

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