Moon Rise Columbia Space Shuttle Earth Orbit 2 Inch Square Magnet
Moon Rise Columbia Space Shuttle Earth Orbit
Date: 26 Jan 2003
A quarter moon is visible in this oblique view of Earth's horizon and airglow, recorded with a digital still camera on the final mission of the Space Shuttle Columbia. Columbia's crew was killed on Feb. 1, 2003 when the shuttle broke up on re-entry into Earth's atmosphere.
Image Credit: NASA