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Nasa releases incredible photo of the UK taken from the International Space Station

3 days ago   |   By Metro

Nasa has released an incredible image of the UK snapped by astronauts aboard the International Space Station.
The photo shows lots of green and pleasant land surrounded by beautiful blue seas.
It was snapped from low orbit as the ISS travelled past on February 26 at exactly 9.25 in the morning.
The spacecraft's altitude was 214 nautical miles away from Earth - about the same distance it takes to drive from central London to Manchester by car via the M40.
Incredibly, the weather in Blighty was clear enough for astronauts to capture this incredible shot
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