The Earth ‘by night’, captured (in 2012) by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite on board NASA’s Suomi NPP Satellite.

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6 thoughts on “Black Marble

  1. Daisy Chainsaw

    Light pollution is quite beautiful when looking down upon it from space. Can’t say the same for looking up, though.

    1. Increasing_Displacement

      Yeah, since I moved to the sshticks have a lovely sky

      Hate the blue LEDs though, on cars on streetlights

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