Several readers have submitted aerial views lately. They don't qualify for the regular feature, but we thought we'd run some of our favorites anyway. The above shot is of Beirut, Lebanon, 1.30 pm. More after the jump:

Seattle, Washington, 12 pm

Wilmington, North Carolina, 9.47 am

Yukon River, Alaska, 1 pm

Albuquerque, New Mexico, 7 pm