tags: astronomy, South Pacific Ocean, sunset, hubble telescope, Image of the Day
Sunset over the Pacific Ocean.
Image: NASA (2007). [wallpaper size].
MUCH bigger version: http://chamorrobible.org/images/photos/gpw-200702-49-NASA-ISS007-E-10807-space-sunset-20030721-Pacific-Ocean-large.jpg
ISS handheld camera, not Hubble.
HST has a sun avoidance of 30 degrees as I recall, no way you’d ever see the sun glint in the field of view!
Fastest wallpaper change _evah_.
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