11 Jul Portugal’s City Lights seen from Space
A stunning image of the Iberian Peninsula captured by NASA’s astronaut Terry Virts, displaying the night lights of the urban areas of Portugal and Spain, as well the Moroccan Mediterranean coastline.
— Earth from Space (@tEarthFromSpace) July 11, 2016
The astronaut posted on Twitter the photograph in celebration of Portugal’s 1-0 win of the #Euro2016 cup in Paris earlier today. The nerve-wrecking final game was played against France, with Cristiano Ronaldo football (soccer) star leaving the pitch early on the game due to injury.
— Terry Virts (@AstroTerry) July 10, 2016