Image of Irish border from space on St Patrick's Day

Canadian Astronaut, Commander Hadfield, sent this picture from the International Space Station.

Derry, Northern Ireland, and the rugged coast facing the North Atlantic
Derry, Lough Foyle, Inishowen and Lough Swilly Credit: Chris Hadfield/Twitter

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St. Patrick's Day celebrations

Thousands of people around the world are celebrating St. Patrick's Day. Almost 70 landmarks around the world are being illuminated green this weekend in honour of the patron saint of Ireland.