Jaw-dropping photo of the frozen Great Lakes looks like the Moon

Everybody knows that it's cold as hell in the Midwest right now, but satellite images of the tundra are still a sight to behold. It's amazing to see it like this, with any sign of civilization covered in snow.

From NASA:

NOAA's GOES-East satellite captured a Midwestern wintertime "White Out" at 2015 UTC/3:15 p.m. EST on January 6, 2014. Blowing snow and intensely cold air created dangerous white-out conditions over the Midwest, particularly around the Great Lakes, where daytime temperatures averaged -20F with a wind chill near -50F.

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