A Few Things Ill Considered

Moon transiting Earth

How cool is this?

I found that via yesterday’s APOD.

It is video taken by Deep Impact looking back from 50 million km (31 million miles) away in space.


  1. #1 Bing McGhandi
    September 4, 2008

    OH! GET! OUT! Totally the coolest thing that I have seen in a long time.

    I think at the end there you can see the full outline of south america. Absolutely awesome. What a neat little solar system we have! (Take that, Proxima Centauri!)


  2. #2 Acai
    September 6, 2008


    Wow that is such a cool video of our Planet Earth. Thanks for sharing this one with us.

    Please post more when you can