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Korean Peninsula

18 October 2019

The Korean Peninsula in East Asia can be seen in this image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-3 mission on 21 May 2019.

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Southern Oromia, Ethiopia

16 October 2019

This week's Proba-V image shows an animation of 10-daily Net Primary Productivity (NPP, crop productivity) in the 2019 growing season of the pastoral areas of southern Oromia, Ethiopia.

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Lake Natron, Tanzania

11 October 2019

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over two saline lakes in East Africa: the larger Lake Natron in northern Tanzania and the smaller Lake Magadi, just over the border in Kenya.

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The Netherlands

04 October 2019

The Netherlands is featured in this false-colour image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission. This image was processed in a way that included the near-infrared channel, which makes vegetation appear bright red.

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Island of Borneo

02 October 2019

This false-colour Proba-V image of September 18, shows an abundance of smoke plumes over the South Eastern area of the island of Borneo.

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‘Meeting of waters’ Brazil

27 September 2019

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over the ‘meeting of waters' in Brazil – where the Rio Negro and the Solimões River meet to form the Amazon River.

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Discover more about our planet with the Earth from Space video programme. Join ESA every Friday at 10:00 CEST for an 800 km-high tour with spectacular images from Earth-observing satellites.

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See views of the Earth acquired by the Proba-V satellite. A new Proba-V image, produced by VITO, is published each week and demonstrates applications of the vegetation mission.

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The Earth Watching project is an ESA/ESRIN service to help local authorities and to promote the benefits of remote sensing data during emergencies, sending images and articles to newspapers, magazines and TV stations.

The Earth Watching website features not only imagery of natural disasters, but also promotes various satellite remote sensing applications through images and articles. Some examples are shown in the special events part of the website.

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