Latest Images of the Earth
11 January 2019
The Copernicus Sentinel-2B satellite takes us along the lower reaches of the brown, sediment-rich Uruguay River, with this image acquired on 17 August 2018.
08 Janaury 2019
21 December 2018
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over the island of South Georgia, with this image captured on 22 February 2018.
18 December 2018
14 December 2018
Captured on 6 May 2018, Copernicus Sentinel-2A takes us over Mount Triglav in Slovenia. At 2,800 km above sea level, the mountain is the highest in the country.
11 December 2018
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.