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Official NASA Caption: Backdropped by a blue and white Earth, the International Space Station is seen from Space Shuttle Atlantis as the two spacecraft begin their relative separation. Earlier the STS-122 and Expedition 16 crews concluded almost nine days of cooperative work onboard the shuttle and station. Undocking of the two spacecraft occurred at 3:24 a.m. (CST) on Feb. 18, 2008.

 

What are we looking at? A mysterious metallic-like object appears on the image. The above shows different zoom levels, and below, you will find the high-resolution photo.

 

Original source for this image: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/shuttle/shuttlemissions/sts122/multimedia/fd12/Image_Gallery_Collection_archive_3.html

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