8 Real pictures of Earth taken from outer space

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    NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) recently released night light images of the Earth from space and they are just stunning. These images that NASA recently made public not only look pretty, but also give us an insight on human activity recorded over years. The data released by them is also used in research and development of new applications. Have a look at Mother Earth during the nighttime.

    This is how India looks at night from outer space

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    This is how India looked in 2012. Clearly, we have become more enlightened now

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    Who’s the brightest of them all?

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    Europe at night

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    And how the eastern part of USA outshines the western!

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    A picture of the world taken during Diwali from the space. Not!

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    Here’s how the whole of earth looks at night from the space

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    Image courtesy: NASA