Top picks of the year also include Solar Evaporation Ponds of Utah, Namibia's Namib Desert, Kazakhstan's Lake Alakol and Aurora Borealis over Canada.
NASA has released this year's top photos of the earth taken from space.
The 17 photos were chosen at the space agency's Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit.
Here are some of the pictures collected by the International Space Station, which is currently home to six astronauts.
Source: TRT World