Latest Images of the Earth
01 July 2016
Sentinel-2A captured this image of Mount St Helens in the US state of Washington on 8 February 2016.
24 June 2016
Various countries in the Mediterranean Sea were captured on 10 May by the Sentinel-3A satellite, in this false-colour image.
21 June 2016
17 June 2016
The southern-central edge of the Tibetan Plateau near the border with western Nepal and the Indian state of Sikkim is pictured in this Sentinel-2A image from 1 February 2016.
14 June 2016
10 June 2016
The recently launched Sentinel-3A satellite takes us over the United Kingdom, in this false-colour image acquired on 9 May 2016.
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.