Amazing Photo Captured by NASA of 'Earthrise' from the Moon

Sunrises are gorgeous, moonrises can be spectacular, but what about Earthrises?

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter captured an image of the Earth appearing to rise as it made its orbit around our moon. The space agency posted the stunning image to their Facebook page.

Our Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter recently captured a unique view of Earth from the spacecraft's vantage point in orbit...

Posted by NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration on Friday, December 18, 2015

To learn more about NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter and this image click here.

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