Photographs taken from space show the varied shapes and contrast of colors in MexicoFrom bright green fields to the color of plowed land to the blue and turquoise waters of the ocean.
“It is nice to photograph Mexico from space with all its shapes and color contrasts!” Wrote French astronaut Tom Pesquet, who shared the images on social media.
Mexico has its fair share of #CropArt and #EarthArt. All types of colors and shapes to see! 🇲🇽It is a pleasure to photograph Mexico from space with all its shapes and color contrasts!#VivaMexico#15DeSeptiembrehttps://t.co/AVELnbDDhrpic.twitter.com/HiL7PNHPxA
— Thomas Pesquet (@Thom_astro) September 16, 2021
“I did an internship in Mexico in another life and spent some time backpacking there, I can confirm that both on Earth and from space it is a colorful and beautiful country,” commented the astronaut in honor of the country’s independence festivities.