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Caption: Timelapse footage from the International Space Station of city lights at night, as it orbits southwestwards over Canada, the Great Lakes and the US east coast. The ISS orbits the Earth at an altitude of between 330-410 kilometres, taking just under 93 minutes to complete each orbit. Filmed on 15th December 2012.

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US city lights from the ISS

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Duration: 00:00:11.2

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