Space station moon

The International Space Station flying in front of the moon on January 14 as seen from the European Space Agency’s space science center near Madrid, Spain.

Michel Breitfellner, Manuel Castillo, Abel de Burgos and Miguel Perez Ayucar work at ESA’s European Space Astronomy Centre and are members its astronomy club. They braved freezing temperatures to set up two telescopes with reflex cameras to record this sequence, showing the International Space Station passing in front of the moon on January 14, 2017. Read more about this image.

Deborah Byrd