Orbit 34502 Frame 2907 November 25, 2001 9:54 GMT
Image shows part of the Eastern coast of Tunisia
Centre-left: Sfax and its harbour. Sfax, the second largest city of Tunisia, located 270 km south of the capital Tunis, is a major seaport and exporting centre. Here the ruin of the ancient water well stands side by side with the stiffness of a modern Christmas tree of an oil well that pumps up the wealth to the country.
Top left: salt lakes of the '' Sabkhat'' region
Centre-right: Sharqui Island
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Keywords: ESA European
Space Agency - Agence spatiale europeenne,
observation de la terre, earth observation,
satellite remote sensing,
teledetection, geophysique, altimetrie, radar,
chimique atmospherique, geophysics, altimetry, radar,