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19 Truly Awesome Photos Of Australia Snapped By Astronauts

Astronauts have been blowing our minds since Chris Hadfield blasted off.

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1. Sydney from Liverpool to the Heads: all photos shot from the ISS, orbiting 420km above Earth.

Города мира - Сидней #МКС см. блог (Cities of the World - Sydney #ISS HQ in blog) #BlueDot http://t.co/IINfAFfgM4

Oleg Artemyev@OlegMKS

Города мира - Сидней #МКС см. блог (Cities of the World - Sydney #ISS HQ in blog) #BlueDot http://t.co/IINfAFfgM4

6:55 PM - 04 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. Marvelous Melbourne – the ISS circumnavigates the Earth once every 92 minutes or so!

Города мира Мельбурн #МКС подр. в блоге (World's Cities Melbourne #ISS more see blog) #BlueDot http://t.co/gbMLCFOPnX

Oleg Artemyev@OlegMKS

Города мира Мельбурн #МКС подр. в блоге (World's Cities Melbourne #ISS more see blog) #BlueDot http://t.co/gbMLCFOPnX

10:39 PM - 23 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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3. Coastline with fire, Western Australia.

6. Earth curving over coastal WA.

#Wildfires along the spectacular western #Australia coastline.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

#Wildfires along the spectacular western #Australia coastline.

7:57 PM - 08 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

7. Milingimbi Island, Northern Territory.

The Australian North Coast. Airport Milingimbi. Milingimbi Island. #ISS HQ in blog #BlueDot http://t.co/tZHUs4n84P

Oleg Artemyev@OlegMKS

The Australian North Coast. Airport Milingimbi. Milingimbi Island. #ISS HQ in blog #BlueDot http://t.co/tZHUs4n84P

5:54 AM - 05 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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8. Perth at night.

I’m 90% sure this is one of my favorite towns. #Perth at night.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

I’m 90% sure this is one of my favorite towns. #Perth at night.

1:06 AM - 31 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

9. Storm system over WA.

Trying to catch Perth at sunset, got these clouds instead. I’ll take it.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Trying to catch Perth at sunset, got these clouds instead. I’ll take it.

9:27 PM - 31 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

10. Reid Wiseman has a crush on Perth.

Goodnight to my friends in Perth, Australia. I miss you all!

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Goodnight to my friends in Perth, Australia. I miss you all!

8:38 PM - 03 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

11. East coast from Mackay to Rockhampton, Queensland.

Earth Paints – Australia’s East Coast #ISS see blog http://t.co/aMTxqadTrf

Oleg Artemyev@OlegMKS

Earth Paints – Australia’s East Coast #ISS see blog http://t.co/aMTxqadTrf

9:52 PM - 29 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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13. The World’s Biggest Living Organism dazzles from Space.

#Earth #Paints – Great Barrier Reef near #Australia’s East Coast more in blog #ISS #BlueDot http://t.co/WWxlnG1GO4

Oleg Artemyev@OlegMKS

#Earth #Paints – Great Barrier Reef near #Australia’s East Coast more in blog #ISS #BlueDot http://t.co/WWxlnG1GO4

8:26 PM - 31 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

16. Isolated coastline, Northern Territory.

This will go in my living room. Australia’s north shore.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

This will go in my living room. Australia’s north shore.

8:10 PM - 09 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

17. Wildfires in the Northern Territory.

Лесные пожары в Австралии с #МКС подр. в блоге (Wildfires in Australia #ISS detail blog) http://t.co/Npb8EmOV2f

Oleg Artemyev@OlegMKS

Лесные пожары в Австралии с #МКС подр. в блоге (Wildfires in Australia #ISS detail blog) http://t.co/Npb8EmOV2f

6:49 PM - 04 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

18. Arnhem Land coastline, NT.

Краски Земли Северное побережье Австралии #МКС см. блог (Australian North Coast det/ in blog) http://t.co/sshRbEPXEO

Oleg Artemyev@OlegMKS

Краски Земли Северное побережье Австралии #МКС см. блог (Australian North Coast det/ in blog) http://t.co/sshRbEPXEO

12:07 AM - 09 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

19. Mermaid, Clerke and Imperieuse Reefs, approximately 300 km off Broome, Western Australia.

Three friends out for a walk in the vast #Pacific

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Three friends out for a walk in the vast #Pacific

5:36 AM - 08 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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