'Uniquely beautiful' Wales photographed from space

The picture captures practically the whole of Wales in shot Credit: Twitter / @Cmdr_Hadfield

Astronaut Chris Hadfield, who is part of the current crew on the International Space Station, has tweeted a photo of Wales from orbit.

He described Wales as "rugged, proud and uniquely beautiful."

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Wales... from space

International Space Station commander Chris Hadfield has tweeted more photos of Wales, from orbit.