Super Typhoon Trami & Hurricane Florence from Station

Image credit: ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst.

“Sometimes beauty walks hand in hand with a terrifying reality.”

On September 25, 2018 European Space Agency astronaut currently serving as a crew member of Expedition 56 on the International Space Station (ISS), captured this incredible 4 image set of Category 5 Super Typhoon, Trami as it steamed for Japan.

Nearly two weeks earlier on September 12, 2018, Gerst also captured this 4 image set of Hurricane Florence as it was headed for the East Coast of the United States.

Alexander Gerst ESA profile: http://alexandergerst.esa.int/

Blog: http://blogs.esa.int/alexander-gerst/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ESAAlexGerst

Twitter: https://twitter.com/astro_alex

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/astro_alex_esa/?hl=en

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