Earth from Hayabusa
Filed under pretty pictures, global views, pics of Earth by planetary missions, Earth, Hayabusa (MUSES-C)
Hayabusa snapped this image of Earth during its flyby on May 18, 2004 at 15:00 UTC. Four of Earth's continents are clearly visible -- North America at left, South America at the bottom, Africa on the right, and eastern Europe above it.
ISAS / JAXA / Emily Lakdawalla
Original image data dated on or about May 18, 2004