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Nighttime Lights in a US Megalopolis | Space Wallpaper

Nighttime Lights in a US Megalopolis
The Eastern Seaboard includes these five major cities and glow beautifully in this image taken from the International Space Station. (Image credit: NASA, International Space Station)

New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, Richmond and Norfolk make up this glittering image of the Northeast Corridor. The image taken from the ISS, shows a megalopolis that is home to nearly 20 percent of the United States' population. Two Russian cargo ships on the International Space Station can be seen. [See more images from the ISS.]

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