Diagram of the Human Eye

Explore the following diagram of the human eye to get a better understanding of the anatomy of the eye. To understand the eye and its functions, see below diagrams for both the external eye and the internal eye! Each of these diagrams illustrates the eye parts with the labels. Click on the diagram to enlarge and save!

a well labelled diagram of the human eye
a well labelled diagram of the human eye
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The main parts of this organ are provided in the diagram of the human eye above. The eye has several major components that are named as the cornea, pupil, lens, iris, retina, and sclera. The cornea is the transparent, clear layer at the front and center of the eye. The cornea is located just in front of the iris, which is the colored part of the eye. The iris of the eye functions like the diaphragm of a camera which controls the amount of light.

annotated diagram of the human eye
annotated diagram of the human eye
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blank diagram of the human eye
blank diagram of the human eye
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The pupil is the black circle in the center of the iris, which is really an opening in the iris, and it lets light enter the eye. The vitreous cavity lies between the lens and the back of the eye. The retina sends light as electrical impulses through the optic nerve to the brain. The outer part of the eye is provided in the diagram as well.

detailed diagram of the human eye
detailed diagram of the human eye
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simple diagram of the human eye
simple diagram of the human eye
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From the diagrams above, you can learn many important parts in eye anatomy. The unlabeled diagrams are purposed for evaluation and review. You can save and print all of the sheets by clicking on the image of the diagram! More collection of amazing diagrams is available in our site, just look it up on the keyword search!