Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Home > Science > Space Exploration > Planets > Neptune

Voyager 2 and Uranus, artwork C017 / 7378

Voyager 2 and Uranus, artwork C017  /  7378


Photo Prints
Jigsaw Puzzles
Poster Prints
Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Cards
Home Decor


We accept all major credit cards

Science Photo Library

Science Photo Library Photo Prints and Wall Art

Voyager 2 and Uranus, artwork C017 / 7378

Voyager 2 and Uranus. Computer artwork of the Voyager 2 spacecraft approaching the planet Uranus. Voyager 2 is a space probe launched by NASA on 20th August 1977 to study the outer Solar System and eventually interstellar space. Its closest approach to Uranus occurred on 24th January 1986, when it came within 81, 500 kilometres of the planets cloud tops. It is still the only spacecraft to have visited the two outer giant planets Uranus and Neptune

Science Photo Library features Science and Medical images including photos and illustrations

Media ID 9339225

© CARLOS CLARIVAN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

1989 Approach Approaching Craft Exploration Flying Instrument Instruments Planetary Science Planets Probe Researching Solar System Spacecraft Spaceflight Spaceship Universe Uranus Voyager 2 Exploratory


FEATURES IN THESE COLLECTIONS

> Historic > Space exploration > NASA history

> Historic > Space exploration

> Science > Space Exploration > Planets > Neptune

> Science > Space Exploration > Planets > Uranus

> Science > Space Exploration > Related Images

> Science > Space Exploration > Solar System

> Science > Space Exploration > Voyager 1

> Science > Space Exploration > Voyager 2


EDITORS COMMENTS
This artwork, titled "Voyager 2 and Uranus" takes us on a journey through the vastness of space. Created by Carlos Clarivan, it beautifully captures the historic moment when Voyager 2 approached the enigmatic planet Uranus. Voyager 2, a remarkable space probe launched by NASA in 1977, was designed to explore the outer reaches of our Solar System and beyond. On January 24th, 1986, this intrepid spacecraft came within an astonishingly close distance of just 81,500 kilometers from Uranus' cloud tops – a feat that remains unmatched to this day. Against a backdrop of infinite darkness punctuated by distant stars, Voyager 2's silhouette stands out as a testament to human ingenuity and technological prowess. Its instruments poised for discovery and research, it represents humanity's insatiable thirst for knowledge about our universe. Uranus itself is shrouded in mystery with its unique blue-green hue and swirling atmosphere. This artwork invites us to marvel at its beauty while reminding us of our boundless curiosity about worlds far beyond our own. As we gaze upon this mesmerizing image, we are reminded of the profound impact that scientific exploration has had on shaping our understanding of the cosmos. It serves as an enduring symbol not only of Voyager 2's groundbreaking mission but also as an inspiration for future generations who will continue pushing boundaries in their quest for knowledge among the stars.

MADE IN AUSTRALIA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Basket.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival



Related Images


The Education of Elizabeth by Roy Horniman
The Education of Elizabeth by Roy Horniman
J Pierpont Morgan (litho)
J Pierpont Morgan (litho)
The Sensational Alex Harvey Band perform at The Reading Festival on Saturday 25th August
The Sensational Alex Harvey Band perform at The Reading Festival on Saturday 25th August
Royal visit, Queen Elizabeth II visiting Wales. Pictured planting a tree a in the village
Royal visit, Queen Elizabeth II visiting Wales. Pictured planting a tree a in the village
Deborah Grant actress who starred in the BBC Drama Westbeach July 1988
Deborah Grant actress who starred in the BBC Drama Westbeach July 1988
T Reynolds Sunderland Circa December 1946
T Reynolds Sunderland Circa December 1946
Tony Blair Labour Party Leader Prime Minister receives a kiss from his wife Cherie Blair
Tony Blair Labour Party Leader Prime Minister receives a kiss from his wife Cherie Blair
Scorpio former Gladiators star Nikki Diamond making her debut as a model during London
Scorpio former Gladiators star Nikki Diamond making her debut as a model during London
Polar bear cubs (Ursus maritimus) triplets age 2-3 months next to their mother
Polar bear cubs (Ursus maritimus) triplets age 2-3 months next to their mother
Canadair CL415 Cutaway Drawing
Canadair CL415 Cutaway Drawing
Desert Scene with cactus and mountains from Arizona
Desert Scene with cactus and mountains from Arizona
VASCO NUNEZ de BALBOA (1475-1519). Spanish explorer
VASCO NUNEZ de BALBOA (1475-1519). Spanish explorer

+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guaranteed




Collections


Voyager 1
Voyager 1
Browse 101 Prints
Voyager 2
Voyager 2
Browse 155 Prints
Space Exploration Related Images
Space Exploration Related Images
Browse 1,530 Prints
Uranus
Uranus
Browse 95 Prints
Neptune
Neptune
Browse 92 Prints
Solar System
Solar System
Browse 545 Prints
Space exploration
Space exploration
Browse 5,230 Prints
NASA history
NASA history
Browse 697 Prints