The Isle of Man - the 33-mile long island to the left of this image - has been on the move in the most literal sense, traveling over hundreds of millions of years from south of the Equator north to the Irish Sea, equidistant from the coasts of Northern Ireland (out of image) to the west, and England to the east. Scotland is north.  Also on the move, but at a significantly more rapid pace, astronauts living and working on board the International Space Station, looking down and capturing this piece of our +Fragile Oasis at 07:11 GMT May 21, 2012 for us to see. The camera - the NIKON D2Xs frequently used by astronauts for taking daytime photographs of our beautiful home in the universe. More about how they take these pictures here from +Ron Garan and here from +Don Pettit
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