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Indians On The Internet, Please, Please, PLEASE Stop Sharing This Photo

IT'S NOT REAL.

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Diwali is here, which means that this photo is being forwarded to phones around India with the caption "NASA satellite image of India on Diwali night".

Only, here's the thing. It's not. It's actually a 2003 image by scientist Chris Elvidge, with the different colours highlighting India's population growth over time.

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Despite being disproven several times every year, people just can't seem to stop sharing it every time they see it.

NASA's satellite image of india in the evening during the festive holiday of diwali: the celebration of lights.

NASA released a satellite image of india in the evening during the festive holiday of diwali, celebration of lights

The captions may change, but the disease is the same.

That's how india look like on the eve of diwali from NASA ....amazing๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ.

Even celebrities aren't immune to spreading it.

It's actually become a legit joke format now.

The boys at All India Bakchod said it best.

hotstar.com!/on-air-with-aib---english-6200/aag---the-fire-1000075627-e

Happy Diwali, people. Now stahp.

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