Latest Images of the Earth
16 February 2018
To celebrate the Chinese New Year, which is also known as the Spring Festival; we take a look at a Sentinel-2 image of Beijing, the capital of China, captured on 03 May 2016.
12 February 2018
09 February 2018
The Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite takes us over the Atlantic Ocean close to Spain and Portugal in this image from 16 January 2018, where the sky not only features clouds but also criss-cross tracks from maritime vessels.
06 February 2018
02 February 2018
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 captured this image of Tunisia's capital Tunis, in North Africa on 15 December 2017. This image higlights some of the country's important wetlands.
30 January 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.