Latest Images of the Earth
22 May 2018
This image illustrates a snapshot of the NDVI statistics, acquired by Proba-V MEP for the specific regions of France on 11 Oct 2017.
18 May 2018
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over the Bay of Mont Saint-Michel in northern France. This image was captured when the tide was out so that the vast area of sand dunes is exposed cut by meandering channels of shallow water.
15 May 2018
Proba-V takes us over the Betsiboka Delta in northwestern Madagascar in this 100m image of 13 May 2017.
11 May 2018
In this image of 05 August 2017, the Copernicus Sentinel-2B satellite takes over one of the most rapidly changing glaciers in the world - Columbia Glacier, located in Alaska.
08 May 2018
This week's Proba-V 100 m image of 24 September 2017, illustrates forestry activities in Oregon, USA.
04 May 2018
Reminiscent of an artist's pallet, this is the Emi Koussi volcano in northern Chad, imaged by the Copernicus Sentinel-2B satellite on 27 November 2017.
Earth from space programme
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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.