Western Europe from ISS at night

A night time European panorama reveals city lights from Belgium and the Netherlands at bottom center, with solar panels and the Space Station Remote Manipulator System or Canadarm2, from the International Space Station appearing in the near foreground.  Image Credit: NASA

The British Isles partially obscured by solar array panels at left, the North Sea at left center, and Scandinavia at right center beneath the end effector of the Canadarm2. This image was taken by the station crew on Jan. 22, 2012.