Latest Images of the Earth
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Earth from space programme
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