Archives

OnOrbit: October 2017



NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough posted this image on his Twitter account, @astro_kimbrough, with the caption. "Hawaii islands in sunglint. Some #EarthArt to end the day."


New Zealand contains over 3,000 glaciers, most of which are in the Southern Alps on the South Island.


Joseph M. Acaba‏ "Finally a chance to see the beautiful island of Puerto Rico from @Space_Station. Continued thoughts throughout the recovery process."


Сергей Рязанский‏@SergeyISS - Гора Эверест в сумеречном свете // Mountain Everest in twilight


On September 26, 2017, the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on the Landsat 8 satellite captured these natural-color images of a large phytoplankton bloom in western Lake Erie.