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    Posted on 3 Sep 2014

    19 Truly Awesome Photos Of Australia Snapped By Astronauts

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

    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

    3. Coastline with fire, Western Australia.

    4. Botany Bay and the Eastern Suburbs.

    5. The Yarra bisecting Melbourne.

    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

    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

    12. Great Barrier Reef, Queensland.

    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

    14. SRSLY!

    15. Outback mine, Queensland.

    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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