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"A 'sun glint' can be seen in the movie, caused by light reflected from Earth's oceans,
Originally posted by prevenge
do you people ever stop and wonder WHERE this video was taken from?...
During a full Earth rotation, images obtained by Deep Impact at a 15-minute cadence have been combined to make a color video. During the video, the moon enters the frame (because of its orbital motion) and transits Earth, then leaves the frame. Other spacecraft have imaged Earth and the moon from space, but Deep Impact is the first to show a transit of Earth with enough detail to see large craters on the moon and oceans and continents on Earth.