Aurora Borealis 
Copyright 1997 by Paul Niquette. All rights reserved.

Did you have trouble viewing the image 'rightside up'?

Aurora Borealis
          'Rightside Up'

The picture was produced by time-lapse from a geostationary satellite in the early seventies. Here is the southern portion of the image.  Can you locate your hometown by man-made lighting from a position more than 20,000 miles away?

Home Town at Night

Epilog...NASA's "Earth at Night" of November 27, 2000.  For the original, which can be magnified, click here.

Earth at Night

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