21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
A Unique Rocket Rainbow

This beautiful early morning rainbow was caused by the rocket plume of an ULA Atlas V rocket carrying the SBIRS GEO 6 mission into orbit.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Orlando, Florida, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Pascal Fouquet