Clouds and Shadows - Snow and Ice - on Planet Earth

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Snow covered Earth

In the northern part of the Earth this observation photo was taken from the International Space Station by members of the Expedition 43 crew on Mar. 23, 2015.

The image shows sun reflected off snow and ice with clouds and shadows making a surreal landscape.

ISS043E045520 (03/23/2015) - larger image

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