By Neha Yadav
Published Feb 19, 2024

Hindustan Times
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Photo Credits: Instagram/@nasa

10 amazing photos of Earth from space shared by NASA

The US space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) frequently shares breathtaking pics of Earth from space. Let's take a look at 10 amazing photos of Earth from space that were shared by NASA.

NASA shared this photo captured from the International Space Station (ISS). It shows a part of Earth featuring the icy coast of Labrador in eastern Canada and swirls of icy ocean currents.

Captured from the ISS, this image shared by NASA features a sky full of stars above Earth's surface. This high-exposure photo captured above the Pacific Ocean shows Earth's atmosphere with a red and golden glow.

This mesmerising photo of Earth was captured by an Expedition 36 crew member on board ISS during a night pass. The image shared by NASA shows clusters of city lights twinkling. It also shows a blue and green glow on Earth's edge.

NASA's Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) captured this stunning view of Earth's western hemisphere. The image of the Earth shows snow and clouds in white, oceans in blue and continents in green and brown.

NASA shared this image of a captivating view of Northern lights in Canada taken from ISS. The image also shows the Earth's atmosphere's blue, purple and red glow.

This photo taken from the ISS features Earth seen through the seven windows of the cupola on the ISS, forming a circle.

NASA's Earth Observatory took this breathtaking photo of Earth at night. The image shows the Earth glowing in light blue and the city lights of Europe and northern Africa shining bright.

NASA shared this image of Earth's view from the oval window of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft. The image highlights the Baja California peninsula, surrounded by blue waters.

This photo of Earth was captured by the uncrewed Apollo 4 spacecraft in 1967 from 10,000 miles. This image shared by NASA shows both day and night views of the Earth from space.

Captured by NASA's astronaut Bill Anders on the Apollo 8 mission, this photo of "Earthrise" shows Earth's view from the moon's surface.