Flying over the earth in low orbit

Posted by on Sep 26, 2011 in Space | No Comments
Flying over the earth in low orbit

What does it feel like to fly over planet earth? A time-lapse taken from the front of the International Space Station as it orbits our planet at night. This movie begins over the Pacific Ocean and continues over North and South America before entering daylight near Antarctica. Visible cities, countries and landmarks include (in order) […]