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December 8, 2005

What a wonderful world...

Europe at Night

This was the striking Astronomy Picture of the Day yesterday from NASA. It's actually a composite picture of satellite images taken both at night and during the day, plus artificial exaggeration of the lights.

The following companion picture was featured a few years ago, titled "A Digital Sunset over Europe and Africa."

Digital Sunset over Europe and Africa

Posted by rigd0003 at December 8, 2005 11:02 AM | Cool web stuff | Pix

Comments

How beautiful! This is one of my favorite sites.

Posted by: Mom at December 8, 2005 11:49 AM