One-year time-lapse of Earth

Aug 1, 2016

Time-lapse from space by NASA:

On July 20, 2015, NASA released to the world the first image of the sunlit side of Earth captured by the space agency’s EPIC camera on NOAA’s DSCOVR satellite. The camera has now recorded a full year of life on Earth from its orbit at Lagrange point 1, approximately 1 million miles from Earth, where it is balanced between the gravity of our home planet and the sun.

I don’t care how many time-lapse videos from space I’ve seen already. I will always want more. [via kottke]

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