Orbital View: Not Mars

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A photo posted by Scott Kelly (@stationcdrkelly) on

Scott Kelly doesn’t provide any clue as to where this is, and none of his followers have any guesses, but his best images are often the ones with no context. The astronaut truly has an amazing eye for the abstract. And his use of social media is a beacon of light in an otherwise fetid swamp. One great example:

At 7:20pm (EST) my son and I were on our walk in Northern Virginia when we received an alert the ISS was passing over us. And there you were heading Northeast!!


We just saw you from Maryland!! We waved!!!