A picture of Dublin, taken on the International Space Station, has been shared online.
The night time image was captured by NASA astronaut Shane Kimborough.
— Shane Kimbrough (@astro_kimbrough) October 11, 2021
Posting on twitter, the Texas native said Dublin was one of his favourite cities and that he looked forward to seeing all of his friends here next year.
The tweet has been liked more than three and a half thousand times.
Former astronaut Chris Hadfield shared pictures of Ireland from the International Space Station in 2013. He tweeted images of Dublin as well Sligo, Belfast and Kerry.
Image: Shane Kimbrough twitter