Crete, Greece and the Mediterranean Sea •

Last update: October 21st, 2019 at 9:00 am

Today’s Image of the Day comes thanks to the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at the island of Crete, Greece and the Mediterranean Sea.

The island of Crete measures roughly 161 miles in length and 37 miles at its widest point. It is the largest and most populated of all the Greek islands.

This image was captured by an astronaut on board the International Space Station.

By Rory Arnold, Staff Writer

Source: NASA Earth Observatory

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