View Full Version : Meteor Shower Timelapse Seen from the Space Station

2012-May-19, 04:00 PM
Just as the Lyrid Meteor Shower was peaking on April 21, 2012, astronaut Don Pettit captured this incredible timelapse sequence from the International Space Station. Of course you can see the familiar view of cities sweeping beneath the station as it orbits the Earth, but if you watch carefully, you can see the bright flashes [...]

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