11 Spectacular Photos Taken By An Astronaut In Outer Space

Arica, Chile

Arica, Chile

A twist of cloud near Arica, Chile. You see these frequently in this part of the world because the Pacific is cold, the land is warm, and the currents and winds combine to form a cloudy vortex—clockwise here, because it’s the southern hemisphere. North of the equator, the spiral would turn counter-clockwise.

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