GREAT Britain glows against the night sky in an incredible image taken from outer space.
Using over 300 images from 20 different satellites, BBC documentary Earth From Space demonstrates the beauty of our amazing planet.
BBC Britain was captured from space with veins of lights dotting the country
One of the pictures shows an aerial view of Britain illuminated by its lights – the cities becoming glowing clusters against the dark night sky.
Earth From Space will premiere on April 17 at 9pm on BBC One.
There are just four episodes in the series and they each last for an hour.
Series Producer Chloe Sarosh says: “The BBC is famous for delivering stunning natural history series with cameras on the ground, in the sea and in the air.
“With access to cameras in space this series tells the story of our planet and the natural world from a brand new perspective.”
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