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Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera

Ice crystals in atmosphere – NASA's EPIC camera spots mysterious flashes of light from Earth

NASA's Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) onboard the DSCOVR captured mysterious flashes of light from the Earth.

May 16, 2017, 12:29 PM IST

Watch – Breathtaking time-lapse of entire year of Earth captured by NASA's EPIC camera

To mark one-year of EPIC capturing earth from 1 million miles away, NASA released a stunning time-lapse video comprising of more than 3, 000 images of the Earth as it moved around the sun for 365 days.

Jul 21, 2016, 13:56 PM IST

Wow! NASA's EPIC camera catches moon 'photobombing' Earth (Watch video)

For the second time in the life of DSCOVR, the moon moved between the spacecraft and Earth, said Adam Szabo, DSCOVR project scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.

Jul 12, 2016, 09:38 AM IST

See pic – Total solar eclipse as seen from space!

The animation was assembled from 13 images acquired by Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC), a four-megapixel charge-coupled device (CCD) and Cassegrain telescope on the DSCOVR satellite. 

Mar 11, 2016, 21:25 PM IST

NASA's EPIC camera captures three developing tropical lows in Indian Ocean

Two of the three systems have a medium chance to develop into a tropical depression in the next day or two, says NASA.

Oct 27, 2015, 09:39 AM IST

Watch: NASA reveals 'dark side' of moon

From a million miles away, a NASA camera aboard the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite captured a stunning view of the moon as it moved in front of the sunlit side of Earth last month. 

Aug 07, 2015, 10:26 AM IST

NASA camera reveals 'dark side' of moon

From nearly 1.6 lakh km away, a NASA camera has captured a stunning view of the far side of the moon as it moved in front of the sun-lit side of Earth last month.

Aug 06, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

What's so special about this picture of Earth?

Zee Media Bureau

Jul 21, 2015, 10:28 AM IST