Latest Images of the Earth
14 June 2019
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over the island of Bali, with this image captured on 2 July 2018.
07 June 2019
This week the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over Lake Valencia, in northern Venezuela.
31 May 2019
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over El Salvador, the smallest and most densely populated country in Central America. Captured on 30 January 2019, this false-colour image was processed in a way that makes vegetation appear red.
24 May 2019
Captured on 14 April 2018 by the Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite, this image shows western Pakistan and an important wetland area.
17 May 2019
This Copernicus Sentinel-2 image features the Po Valley, the most densely populated area in Italy, accounting for nearly half of the national population. This composite image contains several images captured between June 2018 and February 2019.
10 May 2019
This Copernicus Sentinel-2 image, captured on 24 September 2018, shows Milan, Italy. The famous Milan Cathedral or Duomo di Milano with its surrounding square can be seen in the centre of the image.
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.