Credit:Astronaut photograph ISS047-E-57176 was acquired on April 13, 2016, with a Nikon D4 digital camera using a 400 millimeter lens and is provided by the ISS Crew Earth Observations Facility and the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, Johnson Space Center. The image was taken by a member of the Expedition 47 crew. The image has been cropped and enhanced to improve contrast, and lens artifacts have been removed. The International Space Station Program supports the laboratory as part of the ISS National Lab to help astronauts take pictures of Earth that will be of the greatest value to scientists and the public, and to make those images freely available on the Internet. Additional images taken by astronauts and cosmonauts can be viewed at the NASA/JSC Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth. Caption by Andi Thomas, Hx5, and Andrea Meado, Jacobs, JETS Contract at NASA-JSC.
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Data Date:April 13, 2016
Visualization Date:October 25, 2018
Sensor(s):ISS - Digital Camera