A number of occasions every year a down-looking digital camera on the International Space Station (ISS) is made out there by NASA for making image requests for the floor of the Earth. The digital camera is the Sally Journey Earthkam and because the weblog title says, that is Sally Ride EarthKam Week. As these photos, present our planet has a remarkably various floor.
A well-liked factor to do is select an orbital path and comply with it throughout part of the Earth you have an interest in. Perhaps the place you reside, a spot you have got visited or wish to go to? Zoom in to see extra element, particularly the place the orbital path (the purple one – for daylight), crosses. If glad click on on the purple line and make your request.
Taking part in this system requires registering so you possibly can obtain e-mail notifications of the following Earthkam week. I’m registered as a classroom Trainer nonetheless any educator might apply. This is able to be nice for Scout teams, or some other group occupied with studying extra about our planet, to not point out studying about NASA and its missions to Earth in addition to off world endeavors.
Photos from March 3-5 2021 Earthkam Week