Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Mostly in Instagram we can see photos of food, popular stars, selfies…But also there is such an Instagram that can make you wonder. It is Roskosmos’s page there.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Transportation of the carrier rocket “Proton-M” with a block of spacecraft “Glonass-M” to the launch pad of Baikonur.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Preparations for the launch of piloted spacecraft “Soyuz TMA-12M.” 03/26/2014.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Start was at 1:17 AM.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Space “truck” in flight.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Automated spacecraft’s docking approach with the ISS.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

A cosmonaut in open space.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The Moon.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

“Believe me, that for the human eye our planet is a mile and the most beautiful painting. Because it is our home! “- Cosmonaut, Hero of Russia, Fyodor Yurchikhin.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Aurora australis.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Aurora

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The blue strip is a “falling star”.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Passage of Venus across the solar disk – a phenomenon that happens once in a century. The next such passage will be in 2117

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Lake Baikal – the deepest lake in the world and the largest natural fresh water reservoir.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The view of the Himalayas from the ISS. The Himalayas are recognized as the world’s highest mountain system. The chain has 109 peaks, most of which reach a height of 7300 m above sea level.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The Alps. The Allalin glacier from the ISS.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Mt Elbrus

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Mt Kilimanjaro

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Mountain lakes of Chile, surrounded by incredible glaciers.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

A sand storm in Mexico.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The Russian region of Kamchatka.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The bridges in Vladivostok. These are the two biggest cable-stayed bridges in Russia. The total length of the bridges are: The Russian – almost 1,900 meters, The Golden – about 1400 meters. The Russian bridge is listed in the Guinness Book of Records, among all cable-stayed bridge of the world it has the longest span – 1104 meters.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Dubai, the Persian Gulf, the artificial island of Palm Jumeirah. It is a part of the Palm Islands. Palm Islands were created in order to increase the flow of tourists. Each island is in the shape of a palm tree. The islands have added about 500 kilometers to the beaches of Dubai.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Typhoon Haiku. A picture from the satellite “Electro-L.” Thanks to it’s early detection,about 2 million people who would otherwise have suffered were evacuated.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Structure Richat (Guell-Riyadh Richat). In the Sahara desert.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Brazil.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The Grand Canyon and clouds.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Antarctica

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

View from the ISS of the deepest lake in Mongolia – Hovsgol. It accounts for about 2% of the world’s fresh water. Hovsgol – one of the seventeen ancient lakes in the world, is supposedly 5 million years old.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Patagonia – an endless series of glaciers, fjords, lakes, forests, frozen ground and peaks of the Andes.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

An amazing picture of Bolivia.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The Aral sea.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

The landing of a manned spacecraft.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

Descent usually takes about three hours, and it’s pretty hard, ending with a strong jolt when landing, which is called a soft landing.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

A Baikonur’s sunset.

Russian Space Agency Roskosmos Broadcasts from Space to Instagram

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