Kliuchevskoi Volcano, 1994. NASA image (sts068-218-007)

Kliuchevskoi Volcano, 1994. NASA image (sts068-218-007)

STS068-218-007 (30 September-11 October 1994) – (Kliuchevskoi Volcano) The crewmembers used a 70mm camera to photograph this northeasterly looking view of the plume from the Kamchatka peninsula’s newly erupted volcano. The eruption was photographed from 115 nautical miles above Earth. Six NASA astronauts spent a week and a half aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour in support of the Space Radar Laboratory 2 (SRL-2) mission. This is a resized image. You can see the full-size imageĀ on NASA Spaceflight website.

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