Earth  ID: 10766

HD Earth Views from Space

NASA presents images of Earth captured by cameras aboard the International Space Station and the Space Shuttle. Traveling at an approximate speed of 17,500 miles per hour, the space station orbits Earth every 90 minutes from an altitude of approximately 220 miles, and can be seen from Earth with the naked eye. Its crew experiences 16 sunrises and sunsets each day.

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Footage is in Apple ProRes 422 format, 1280x720 aspect ratio, 59.94 fps.


Credits

Matthew R. Radcliff (UMBC): Producer
Please give credit for this item to: NASA

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Earth Views

Keywords:
SVS >> Earth
SVS >> Earth Day
SVS >> HDTV
DLESE >> Narrated
SVS >> Space Station
NASA Science >> Earth