By Paul Scott Anderson
March 14th, 2017 | Category:
Next Launch OA-7 on a Atlas V 401 rocket from Cape Canaveral AFB, FL
27 Mar 17 at 4:00 GMT
27 Mar 17 at 12:00am Eastern
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Space Station View of Mount Etna Erupting
NASA's Amazing Daily Image
The Expedition 50 crew aboard the International Space Station had a nighttime view from orbit of Europe's most active volcano, Mount Etna, erupting on March 19, 2017. Astronaut Thomas Pesquet of ESA captured this image, writing, "Mount Etna, in Sicily. The volcano is currently erupting and the molten ava is visible from space, at night!"