A view of Philadelphia from above — way, way above — is something most of us don't get to see.
But thanks to NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough, here's a night sky glimpse of Philadelphia, Atlantic City and New York City:
— Shane Kimbrough (@astro_kimbrough) January 11, 2017
In just a few hours, the image generated hundreds of likes and retweets on Twitter.
Some on social media thought the cities resembled a person, perhaps someone getting a chest X-ray.
— Amanda BooBerry (@amanda_booberry) January 11, 2017
— Michael Bell (@jazzmickge) January 11, 2017
— Tome of Trovius (@TroviusMos) January 11, 2017
Philadelphia... I want to share profound words, but my only thought is how good a cheesesteak would taste right now. pic.twitter.com/x78VukOwvH
— Kjell Lindgren (@astro_kjell) September 1, 2015
— Scott Kelly (@StationCDRKelly) July 25, 2015