Astronaut Takuya Onishi captured the Gibraltar Strait which separates European Continent from African Continent. Also known as “Pillars of Hercules”, the strait sees Spain and UK’s Gibraltar to the north and Morocco to the south.

Credit: Takuya Onishi

The strait functions as the entrance to the Mediterranean Sea and has been strategically important location.

Another angle of the strait is as follows.

Credit: Takuya Onishi, JAXA

The scenery of the strait is as follows.

Credit: Wikipedia

Reference: Takuya Onishi’s Post
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