Explore Our Planet
Now its YOUR turn! Explore Earth out the Cupola window, track the ISS location, and see some spectacular photos.
Astronaut Photo Gallery
Explore spectacular photos
Astronauts take hundreds of photos everyday onboard the ISS. Explore thousands of amazing Earth views captured from space in high-resolution and pick your favorites.
Watch the Earth
Simulated view of Cupola window
This software simulates the view from the cupola window and it is synced to the actual location of the ISS as it orbits the Earth. Experience what it’s like to gaze out of the cupola window and watch our home planet.
Where is the ISS Now?
ISS orbital path revealed
Track the ISS as it orbits the Earth, look ahead to see what it’s flying over, and monitor the time zones as it goes from day to night.
Live feed from the ISS
Several HD video cameras mounted on the ISS stream live video of the Earth from space as the ISS travels along its orbital path (availability of vide feed contingent on downlink times and other factors).
NASA Photo Archive
Comprehensive collection of photos
NASA’s Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth delivers all of the photos taken by astronaut on station. The images can be filtered by location and other features.