Erik Sacino

ISS Flyover April 21, 2011 (International Space Station)

Erik Sacino

ISS Flyover April 21, 2011 (International Space Station)

The ISS (International Space Station) flying 250 statute miles overhead. (Notice the white streak in the image that's the ISS) This 30 second exposure captures the awe inspiring nature of our technical accomplishments. Traveling at 17,000 miles an hour the reflections off of the massive solar panels illuminate the football field size of the ISS making it the second brightest object in the night sky.

Photo taken in Niskayuna NY April 21, 2011 at 8:58

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