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Another beautiful shot from astronaut Thomas Pesquet

Nice from space by Thomas PesquetFrench astronaut Thomas Pesquet has posted another wonderful shot of Nice and the Côte d’Azur, capturing a beautiful image of the waters off the coast. “Hello Nice! Too bad we can't see the carnival parades from up here ;),” the astronaut tweeted from space.

On 28th February, Pesquet, who has been on the International Space Station since November, uploaded a stunning photograph of the region on his official Twitter account.

The lighting of the shot reveals characteristics and landmarks of the city of Nice, the lower Alps and also Villefranche-sur-Mer, Cap Ferrat and Beaulieu-sur-Mer. 

It is just one of many epic images the Frenchman has shared of the region in recent weeks. 


3rd February: Monaco to Antibes


15th February: Cannes


23rd February: The Côte d'Azur


26th February: The Presqu'île de Giens