The international space station moves at a speed of about eight kilometers per second. Therefore, NASA was able to do the Stations in motion in the Sun. The photo has a very interesting view.
The image was published on the Agency’s website. It was made 7 Oct.
When the image was taken aboard the station was European space Agency astronaut, crew commander Alexander Hurst, NASA astronaut Serena Augen-Chancellor and Roscosmos cosmonaut Sergey Prokopiev. These crew members had to replace NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexei Ovchinin, which was to be launched on 11 October from the Baikonur cosmodrome.
ISS against the Sun
What is the ISS?It’s a space station orbiting the Earth, created for scientific research in space. ISS was a joint project between NASA and Roscosmos. To perform a variety of works, astronauts make regular EVAs. As of may 2017 on account of the members of the ISS 200 astronauts in space, for a total duration of 1247 hours and 55 minutes.
As you know, on the morning of 11 October, a Soyuz rocket with two cosmonauts on Board crashed during startup. Both astronauts alive, they made an emergency landing in Kazakhstan. Therefore, the current the team is now “stuck” on the ISS, because it was the “Union” they had to go home.
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