"Talking to my teammates, we realized that none of us has ever seen fires on such a terrible scale," said astronaut of the European Space Agency. Luca Parmitano tweeted on Monday when he shared the alarming images of view from the International Space Station.
The Astronaut posted the view that showed what he described as "An immense cloud of ash" was captured at a time when ISS was flying towards the sunset.
Parmitano is currently on the ISS with three NASA astronauts and two Roscosmos astronauts. They have witnessed many disasters taking place below, includingand recently . But the crew did not see anything like the Australian fire.