While our thoughts are with everyone in Queensland currently dealing with the extreme flooding, and so too, apparently, are those of NASA, which has released an image showing just how bad it is up there.

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Credit: NASA

The image was taken by NASA’s Earth Observatory satellite just over a day ago and shows how dire the Rockhampton inundation is.

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Credit: NASA

NASA’s infrared and thermal imaging photos from a few days earlier show that the water hasn’t receded much at all.

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