12 Feb '12, 11pm

Southeastern USA at Night [image] #NASA

The southern United States is known for its distinctive cultural and historical identity within the country, including distinct music, cuisine, literature, and social customs. The U.S. Census Bureau defines “The South” as including the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. This astronaut photograph from the International Space Station highlights the southeastern part of the South at night, including the eastern Gulf of Mexico and lower Atlantic Seaboard states. The view is part of a time-lapse series of images that extends from just southwest of Mexico to northeast of Newfoundland, Canada. New sequences from the Space Station are regularly posted on the Crew Earth Observation videos page. Following the American Civil War (1...

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Amery Ice Shelf [image] #NASA

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The Eddy and the Plankton [image] #NASA

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Guam [image] #NASA

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BMW ConnectedDrive: Night Vision

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Majorca, Spain [image] #NASA

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Rhodes, Greece : Image of the Day #NASA

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Rhodes, Greece [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 04 Feb '12, 11pm

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 09 Feb '12, 11pm

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