21 April 2017
Brown hills speckle the eastern part of Australia's Lake MacKay in this satellite image.
20 April 2017
The blue of the Calanda reservoir amid the rugged landscape of northeastern Spain, as seen by ESA's oldest - and one of its smallest - Earth-observing missions, Proba-1, midway through its 15th year of operations.
18 April 2017
14 April 2017
Sentinel-2A takes us over central-eastern Brazil – more specifically where the Bahia, Tocantins and Goiás states meet.
11 April 2017
07 April 2017
The Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over northern Serbia to the region of Vojvodina.
04 April 2017
Sentinel-1 radar coverage from before and after the 01 April 2017 mudslide in Mocoa, Colombia, shows the extent of movement of the disaster that claimed over 260 lives, injured hundreds more and left scores displaced.
04 April 2017
31 March 2017
This Sentinel-1 radar composite image takes us to the northeastern tip of Ellesmere Island (lower-left), where the Nares Strait opens up into the Lincoln Sea in the Canadian Arctic.
28 March 2017
24 March 2017
Rome and its surroundings are pictured in this image from the Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite, captured on 17 January 2016.
21 March 2017
17 March 2017
In this Sentinel-2A satellite image spanning some 265 km, we can see the northwest–southeast ranges of the Rockies. Moving west to east, the mountains peter out to the Canadian Prairies, with the city of Calgary in the transition zone between the two landscapes (upper-middle).
14 March 2017
10 March 2017
The Sentinel-3A satellite takes us over the Sea of Okhotsk in the Russian Far East on 15 February, where clouds blend with the ice and snow beneath from our bird's-eye view.
07 March 2017
03 March 2017
Sentinel-2A takes us over part of Botswana's Central District in this false-colour image captured on 22 March 2016.
28 February 2017
24 February 2017
California's Lake Success and part of the San Joaquin Valley is pictured in this image from the Copernicus Sentinel-1 satellite mission from 15 December and 26 January.
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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.