Astronaut Tim Peake just snapped this UNREAL picture of Dubai from space.

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British ESA astronaut & test pilot Tim Peak, who - according to his Twitter profile - is currently living out of the international space station for six months, had been waiting to capture a picture of Dubai's Palm Jumeirah and finally did so this morning. This first one had a brilliant dragon satellite photobomb, which actually makes the photo event better. He then followed it up with a clean shot of the Dubai coast line. 

Dubai from space.. photobombed!

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Dubai from space.. clean shot!

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117 days on the mission..

He has quite a brilliant website where he updates regularly throughout his trip. Well worth a follow. Here are some more brilliant photos he has taken so far

The vast waters of the Tapajos river, Amazonia. #Brazil #amazonas #river

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Beautiful glacial river water flowing from a Patagonian ice field. #argentina #patagonia #glacier #river

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Been some great night passes near UK recently... I am waving! #UK #aurora

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G'day Sydney - looks like a nice morning down there :) #sydney #australia from #space

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I was looking for Antarctica - hard to spot from our orbit. Settled for a moonset instead. #moon

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The striking colour of Africa. #colour #africa

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Richard Fitzgerald

Rich is a media fiend who hasn't been seen without an iPhone in hand since 2007. With a passion for all things health and fitness, what he lacks in hair he more than makes up for in creativity. As the founder of Lovin Dubai, he's our fearless leader.

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