Here are few of the spectacular images of various different regions of the Earth as observed with a aerial view. The astronauts of NASA on their visit to International Space Stations have captured some miraculous images from the sky.  Here are few of the best captured images by the astronauts. Above each image, the description regarding its place is given.

Pavlof volcano in the Aleutian arcimage 1 

A mix of harvested and ripening agricultural fields in eastern KazakhstanIDL TIFF file

Supertyphoon Haiyan the day before it made landfall in the PhilippinesHaiyan

A cloudless moment in Alaska

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Bingham Canyon Mine near Salt Lake City, Utah

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Northern reaches of Lake Michigan.

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Clouds off the California coast

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Southern tip of Greenland captured by NASA’s Aqua Satellite

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Reno, Nevada at night

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Torres del Paine National Park in Chilean Patagonia

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Image sand dunes in Australia’s Great Sandy Desert

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Sunlight reflects off of the water around the Canary Islands 

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Eruption on Sakurajima, one of Japan’s most active volcanoes

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Huge blizzard leaves the East coast of the United States

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Korangi in coastal Pakistan

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Russia’s Taz River when free from ice

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The Famous “Earth Rise” taken by astronaut William Anders on the Apollo 8 mission

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