Douglas H. Wheelock

@Astro_Wheels

Test Pilot; NASA Astronaut: STS-120 & ISS-25; Space Station Commander; Aspiring Poet; Inspired by quiet moments, kindness and the power of the spoken word.

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It is the season for viewing Polar Mesospheric Clouds, and with our high beta-angle we were able to capture this thin layer of noctilucent clouds at sunset.

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1523 days ago

It is the season for viewing Polar Mesospheric Clouds, and with our high beta-angle we were able to capture this thin layer of noctilucent clouds at sunset.

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Daniel_Craig 1375 days ago

You´re a lucky guy. Thanks for sharing this beautiful sunrise shot.

Lordenkidu 1377 days ago

te felicito men tus fotos son las mejores gtracias por el aporte

MRIkitty 1436 days ago

Breathtaking!

ormochana 1436 days ago

WOW...

yukariln 1445 days ago

omg

RichardKorona 1445 days ago

oh my GOD!!! , , , , chicos visitenlo!

cheniscute1 1447 days ago

I'm astounded

_daymontenegro 1450 days ago

criação.......

osamumaster 1462 days ago

Dazzling!! Time sure does fly....

Pilot1Bill 1474 days ago

Doug, Did you take this from your UH-1H Helicopter? Hahaaa!!! It is simply amazing--and breathtaking! Thanks for sharing. Regards Bill Atwood

Sherry_Foster 1495 days ago

Beautiful shot thank you for sharing....

hitokirimathias 1502 days ago

amazing!!thank you for the great pic!!!!! the best image!!!!!

ailson_santana 1509 days ago

Fantástico !

kisaroom 1509 days ago

amazing!!thank you for the great pic^^

PC0101 1511 days ago

A pic of that series is explained in full detail here: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=44488

cecilamor 1512 days ago

gorgeous morning or sunset simply gorgeous thank you for sharing this with us!!!

kai_alex 1515 days ago

i can't breathe..

acupun2 1515 days ago

Wow,I can cotinue ♫ walking in the air ! " My best regards to my snow man as Astro_Wheels.

Rosaim 1515 days ago

Que belíssima imagem *.*

janeybuttons 1516 days ago

this is the stuff of pink floyd