New York Science Teacher Image Gallery

your source of science images, photos and technical drawings

Sun’s Apparent Daily Path563 viewsNumbered positions of the Sun at four different times along the Sun’s apparent daily path, as seen by an observer in New York State. Numbers 1 through 4 represent apparent positions of the Sun.
Elliptical Orbit463 viewsElliptical orbit of a moon revolving around a planet
Satellite Revolution467 viewsShows a satellite in four different positions as it revolves around a planet.
Star Spectrum534 viewsStandard spectrum compared to a spectrum produced from a distant star.
Force Of Gravity Between Earth And The Sun462 viewsForce of gravity between Earth and the Sun during one revolution of Earth around the Sun
Moon Revolution489 viewsShows the Moon at four positions in its orbit around Earth.
Earth's Orbit As Viewed From Space492 viewsEarth at a specific position in its orbit as viewed from space. The shaded area represents nighttime.
Moon And The Sun At Sunset399 viewsPositions of the Moon and the Sun at sunset during an evening in New York State.
Eclipse503 viewsRelative positions of the Sun, the Moon, and Earth when an eclipse was observed from Earth
Apparent Diameter Of The Sun During The Year503 viewsLists the apparent diameter of the Sun, measured in minutes and seconds of a degree, as it appears to an observer in New York State. (Apparent diameter is how large an object appears to an observer.)
Altitude Of The Sun At Solar Noon557 viewsShows the altitude of the Sun at solar noon on certain dates. The positions of the Sun, labeled A, B, and C, were measured by an observer at 42° north latitude.
Shadow Of A Vertical Stick478 viewsRepresent the length and direction of the shadow of a vertical stick measured at noon on three different dates at 42° N latitude.
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