February 21, 2014
(15 Oct. 2011) --- One of the Expedition 29 crew members aboard the International Space Station recorded this oblique view showing Eastern Europe at night. The image includes Budapest, Hungary in the foreground (center left) and Kiev, Ukraine in the distance (top center). A 50-mm focal length was used to record the image.
Topics: Geometrical optics, Europe, Spaceflight, International Space Station, Focal length, Ukraine, Budapest, Kiev, Science of photography