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Posted: March 25, 2018

March for Our Lives: See what the gun reform rally looked like from outer space

VIDEO: Scenes from March for Our Lives Rallies

By Michelle Ewing, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

WASHINGTON —

An image that shows what the crowds at Saturday's March for Our Lives rally in Washington, D.C., looked like from space is going viral.

>> See the photo here

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In the image, captured just before noon Saturday by the DigitalGlobe WorldView-2 satellite, protesters fill the streets of the nation's capital. The Washington Post posted the photo in a tweet shared by thousands and liked by more than 14,000 people as of Sunday morning.

>> PHOTOS: March for Our Lives

According to The Hill, nearly 800,000 people attended the D.C. rally, where gun control advocates called for action following the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, last month. Protesters also organized rallies in several major cities across the country, including Atlanta, Boston and New York.

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March for Our Lives: Satellite captures outer-space view of massive rally for gun reform

Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP

March for Our Lives: Satellite captures outer-space view of massive rally for gun reform

People gather on Pennsylvania Ave., during the "March for Our Lives" rally in support of gun control, Saturday, March 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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