Latest Images of the Earth
27 March 2015
This multitemporal Sentinel-1A radar image shows the Aral Sea, located on the border between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan in Central Asia.
20 March 2015
The Mongolian capital of Ulan Bator is captured in this image from the Landsat-8 satellite, acquired on 19 February 2015.
17 March 2015
13 March 2015
This image from over the Azores island of São Miguel features a volcanic complex called the Sete Cidades Massif.
12 March 2015
06 March 2015
This image of Hungary, with the political border in white, is a mosaic of 11 scans by Sentinel-1A's radar from October to December 2014.
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.