Often we think that we travel the whole world but there are so many reasons why, due to which we can not able to do that, but an astronaut often does this by sitting in space. Astronauts often see some such scenes of earth from space that might not be less than a dream. Although they can not capture those scenes every time, but most of the time astronauts or our satellites succeed in doing so, and in today’s our article, I’m going to share some of the pictures of the Earth that are taken from space…
Best Five Pictures of Earth That Are Taken From Space
The Eye Of Sahara
In this image you’re are seeing, The eye of Sahara, which is also known as Richat Structure or Guelb er Richât. The eye of Sahara is actually a huge roundabout which is made by Geological movement, which is situated in the Adrar Plateau of Sahara Desert, near Ouadane, west-central Mauritania. From the space, this shape looks like a blue-colored eye, and that’s why it is known as the eye of the Sahara.
The White Peak
The picture you are looking at, can you guess, whose picture is this? No, this is not a picture of Everest, but this is a picture of the highest peak in Japan, Mount Fuji. Along with Japan’s highest peak, Mount Fuji is an active volcano also, whose height is 3,776 from the sea level, and due to its height, it looks so clearly from the space.
This picture of Phytoplankton bloom has been released by NASA, many people wondered after seeing this picture, how such a small thing can be seen from space, although it is true that Phytoplankton are very small microscopic plants, but only very few people know that when they get together and start growing, they spread for hundreds of square kilometers, and this is why Phytoplankton is easily visible from space.
The Grand Canyon
This picture of the Grand Canyon was taken from Space by an Instrument Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) of NASA’s satellite Terra, in which the Grand Canyon looks quite clear from space. The Grand Canyon is one of the world’s most famous valleys, which is located around the Colorado River. Grand Canyon, which is also a National Park, is located in Arizona, the United States, this canyon is 277 miles that is approximately 446 kilometers long, and 18 miles wide, the depth of the grand canyon is 1,857 meters.
We are talking about the things on earth that we can see from space, so is it possible that this list does not have the name of the highest mountain range in the world? Yes, I am talking about the Himalayas, which is the highest mountain range in the world and is one of the most clearly visible things from space. A lot of pictures of the Himalayas have been captured from Space and this picture is also one of them. This picture, captured by an astronaut on November 26, 2003, from the International Space Station.
So these are some of the great pictures of the earth that are taken from space, hopefully, these pictures and our today’s article will prove useful to you. Still, If you have any questions in your mind related to these photos or related to space, so you can share with us in the comments section.