What Philly and Atlantic City look like from space at night

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:

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.

Tweets from other astronauts have included views from space that depicted closer images of Philadelphia and a blizzard that slammed the East Coast.