What would Earth's skies look like with Saturn's rings? Via @fanmaps

What would Earth's skies look like with Saturn's rings? Via @fanmaps
. Tropic of Capricorn – At midnight at the Tropic of Capricorn, which sits at 23 degrees south latitude, the Earth casts a shadow over the middle of the rings, while the outer portions remain lit.•"Illustrator and author Ron Miller specializes in, among other things, incredible visualizations of other worlds. This time he brings his visualizations back to Earth for a series exploring what our skies would look like with Saturn’s majestic rings. Miller strived to make the images scientifically accurate, adding nice touches like orange-pink shadows resulting from sunlight passing through the Earth’s atmosphere. He also shows the rings from a variety of latitudes and landscapes, from the U.S. Capitol building to Mayan ruins in Guatemala."•Like what I share? Curating this page demands a huge effort. Help me keep my work, buy me a coffee via paypal: ko-fi.com/fanmaps (link in my bio).•Help us grow our community: Tell a friend about our page!•Via: planetary.org/blogs/jason-davis/20130626-earths-skies-saturns-rings.html•#map #world #country #population #cartography #geography #earth #globe #people #planet #history #economy #space #saturn #universe #galaxy #stars #star #ring #sky #dataviz #infographics #datavisualization #interesting #cool #instafacts #woah #picoftheday #amazing #factoftheday

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