Latest Images of the Earth
18 April 2014
This Proba-1 image, acquired by the CHRIS instrument on 10 January 2014, shows the cities of Viedma and Carmen de Patagones in Argentina.
11 April 2014
This satellite image was acquired on 6 November 2012 over the edge of a salt marsh near the northeast Caspian Sea in southwestern Kazakhstan by the Korea Aerospace Research Institute's Kompsat-2 satellite.
04 April 2014
Hundreds of fields speckle the northern Italian landscape south of the Po River in this image, captured by Japan's ALOS satellite on 4 July 2010.
28 March 2014
This colourful radar composite image shows changes in large-scale agricultural plots in southwest Iran.
Earth from space programme
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.
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.