The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth

A database of all photographs and related data from or about space from 1961 collected by NASA. It includes data from the International Space Station, NASA's Earth Observatory and flight missions.

NASA provides non-binding guidance about the use of its materials. Its short version follows:

For astronaut photography of Earth accessed through this website, please state "Image courtesy of the Image Science & Analysis Laboratory, NASA Johnson Space Center." We recommend that the caption for any photograph published include the unique photo number (Mission-Roll-Frame), and our website ( so that others can locate or obtain copies when needed. We always appreciate notification of beneficial uses of astronaut photography of Earth-information on your applications. This will help us continue to maintain these services for the public. Send e-mail to

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Author Image Science & Analysis Laboratory, NASA Johnson Space Center
Last Updated October 10, 2013, 19:49 (UTC)
Created September 18, 2011, 22:37 (UTC)
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