January 23, 2014
(18 Sept. 2011) --- This is one of a series of night time images photographed by one of the Expedition 29 crew members from the International Space Station. It features Aurora Australis, airglow, and parts of the southeast Indian Ocean. Nadir coordinates are 50.58 degrees south latitude and 138.28 degrees east longitude.
Topics: Space, Navigation, Spaceflight, Environment, light sources, Airglow, Aurora Australis, International Space Station, Aurora, Observational astronomy, Space plasmas, Plasma physics, Physics