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Science & Exploration

The big picture

24/02/2017 1058 views
ESA / Science & Exploration / Human and Robotic Exploration / Proxima / Highlights

ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet is spending six months on the International Space Station on his Proxima mission. In his free time, like many astronauts, he enjoys looking out of the Cupola windows at Earth. This collection of collage pictures were taken by Thomas and assembled at his request to show the cities in detail. The International Space Station flies at roughly 400 km altitude so Thomas used the longest lens available onboard: 1150 mm.

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    Madrid collage

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    Buenos Aires big picture

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