Volcanoes of Kamchatka

Stunning View from Orbit: Dramatic Volcanoes at Dawn

by Nancy Atkinson January 7, 2013

A stunning view from orbit! Astronaut Chris Hadfield captured this shot of the volcanoes of Kamchatka in Russia. “Volcanoes look dramatic at dawn,” Hadfield said via Twitter. “They startled me when I spotted them through the lens.” Note the huge shadows created by the Sun, which is low on the horizon at dawn. These are […]

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