The ISS sends a postcard

The view from up there – Lake Michigan, Chicago, St Louis, Memphis…

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Image Credit: NASA/Barry Wilmore

From the International Space Station, Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore took this photograph of the Great Lakes and central U.S. on Dec. 7, 2014, and posted it to social media.

Toronto, Buffalo…Columbus…Atlanta…


  1. says

    …and at the upper limb, Montreal I think, and a smaller glow to the left that would be Ottawa. And further to the left, glimmers in about the right places to be Sudbury and Sault Ste Marie (both ON and MI).

  2. says

    I can see my house from here!

    (well, I can see the orange blob that contains my house)

    Man, the earth is so frickin beautiful I can barely handle it.

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