What the Space Station is Taking Pictures of

In: Innovative Maps Science

25 Mar 2013

Using location data from over 1 million photos taken by astronauts on the International Space Station provides us with another “revealed” map of the world. These big data meta analysis generally annoy me, but for some reason when they are done on a map I find them downright artistic.

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The author, Nathan Bergey, has additional breakdown maps by mission, etc on his website if you’re interested.

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