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High Definition Earth Viewing experiment rides across Earth's terminator on ISS

Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Earth, International Space Station, animation

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High Definition Earth Viewing experiment rides across Earth's terminator on ISS A sequence of 76 photos taken by the forward-facing camera of the High Definition Earth Viewing Experiment (HDEV) aboard the International Space Station watches ocean, clouds, and ice pass by as the Station moves across the terminator into the shadow of Earth.

NASA / animation by Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about May 20, 2014.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Emily Lakdawalla


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Tanker Chief: 05/21/2014 09:33 CDT

I used to belong to the Planetary Society years ago. Then my country called me again, now I'm combat wounded and am gonna join again. Thank You everyone for your support of our troops

Wendell Fraser: 07/07/2014 04:14 CDT

I really like this pic Emily :-) Earthgazing via the ISS streaming video is also a great deal of fun. I'm glad they have conducted the HD Earth viewing experiment.

BRIDGET SMART: 07/27/2014 04:12 CDT

good images

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