Space & Astronomy
NASA takes new 'blue marble' photograph
January 27, 2012 | 9 comments
Image Credit: NASA
NASA has used a new satellite to take a stunning update to the famous 'blue marble' Earth photograph.
The new satellite is designed to take amazing high resolution images of our own planet for the purpose of monitoring natural disasters and weather forecasting. The breathtaking new photograph is available at a resolution of 8000x8000 pixels and can be downloaded - here
Suomi NPP, NASAís newest Earth-watching satellite, has taken a high resolution image of Earth, one of the most beautiful such images ever created. Itís available in 8000◊8000 pixel resolution, and it takes a while to download, but itís definitely worth it.
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