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Wildfires Near El Paso-Las Cruces (NASA, International Space Station, 06/02/12)

Editor's note: Hello Flickr friends! This image is another view of the Southwest wildfires:


This digital image from the Expedition 31 crew aboard the International Space Station is one of a series from a mounted, automated, and nighttime session of a still camera when viewed in sequence shows the flame-ring associated with wild fires in the Southwest slip by in the upper right while the lights of the El Paso-Las Cruces rise from bottom center. A Russian spacecraft is docked to the station.


Image credit: NASA/JSC


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Taken on June 2, 2012