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Astronauts Photograph Algerian Meteor Crater

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May 8, 2012

Astronauts Photograph Algerian Meteor Crater

From the vantage point of an astronaut on the International Space Station, the Ouarkziz Impact Crater, located in northwestern Algeria close to the Moroccan border, is clearly visible with a magnifying camera lens.