'Britain From Space' Picture DEBUNKED

06/10/2014 16:16 BST | Updated 06/10/2014 16:59 BST

This picture appears to show the British Isles, rotating majestically in rich sunlight from space.


It's certainly dramatic, and it's won immediate fans on Twitter.

Unfortunately, since we're terrible killjoys, ever since it showed up on Reddit yesterday, we've assumed it's too good to be true.

And so it is:

Sorry. This is the source.

This one is real though: wow.