NASA Image of the Day

NASA Image of the Day The latest NASA “Image of the Day” image.

  • Volcanic Plumes in Chile
    on January 30, 2023 at 4:39 pm

    Chile’s Villarrica volcano emits steam and other volcanic gases in this photo taken from the International Space Station on Jan. 17, 2023. The gases come from a series of minor explosions—called Strombolian eruptions—that have been ongoing at Villarrica since October 2022.

  • Hubble Views a Stellar Duo in Orion Nebula
    on January 27, 2023 at 1:00 pm

    The bright variable star V 372 Orionis takes center stage in this image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.

  • Day of Remembrance
    on January 26, 2023 at 10:44 pm

    NASA Administrator Bill Nelson lays a wreath at the Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial.

  • President Reagan Calls for Space Station
    on January 25, 2023 at 5:21 pm

    On January 25, 1984, President Ronald Reagan used his State of the Union address to call for NASA to build a permanent manned space station.

  • Astronaut Nicole Mann Makes Her First Spacewalk
    on January 24, 2023 at 3:55 pm

    Astronaut Nicole Mann is pictured during her first spacewalk installing a modification kit on the International Space Station’s starboard truss structure.