NASA astronaut Shane Kimbroughposted a photo to Twitter early Wednesday morning of an incredible view: Philadelphia, Atlantic City and New York City from space.
— Shane Kimbrough (@astro_kimbrough) January 11, 2017
Twitter users were quick to point out that Kimbrough’s photo resembled the human body, with Atlantic City and suburbs west of Philadelphia forming the outline of lungs, and New York City and Philadelphia representing internal organs.
— Susanne (@paintitcat) January 11, 2017
— Amanda BooBerry (@amanda_booberry) January 11, 2017
Kimbrough, a Colonel with the U.S. Army, is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS); He launched in October 2016.
During Kimbrough’s stay aboard the ISS, he has frequently tweeted aerial photos of never-before-seen angles of Earth, including an impressive shot posted on New Year’s Eve:
Wishing everyone on Earth a Happy New Year from 250 miles above our planet! pic.twitter.com/wMgTLEe4dh
— Shane Kimbrough (@astro_kimbrough) December 31, 2016
— Shane Kimbrough (@astro_kimbrough) December 9, 2016
— Shane Kimbrough (@astro_kimbrough) December 3, 2016