This is the Web Edition of "A Trip Into Space", a Coimbra-based electronic book on space science. Both the texts and the photos are by courtesy of National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

The Earth
Western Pacific And The Full Moon (View From Gemini 7 )

Gemini 7 photograph of the full Moon and clouds over the Western Pacific Ocean. The view is to the west, taken at local morning while the Moon was setting. Trade-wind cumuli and cirrostratus clouds dominate the scene. (Gemini 7, S65-63873)

Last Update: 2004-Nov-28