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Atacama, Chile and Catamarca, Argentina

16 January 2018


Proba-V spotted a lovely patchwork of volcanic fields in the southern volcanic zone of the Andes, on the border of Chile and Argentina in this 100 m false-colour image from 05 April 2017.

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Sahara snow

12 January 2018

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission captured rare snowfall in northwest Algeria, on the edge of the Sahara desert on 08 January.

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Mali, West Africa

09 January 2018


Proba-V takes us over Mali in this 100m false-colour image acquired on 29 June 2016.

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Hudson Bay, Canada

02 January 2018


This 100 m Proba-V image from early November 2017 shows the snow-covered coast of Hudson Bay in Manitoba Province, Canada.

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Fall in Texas, USA

27 December 2017


This 100 m Proba-V image of Texas, USA, takes us back to when Fall was approaching in mid-September 2017.

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Reindeer Island

22 December 2017

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over part of Lake Winnipeg in the Canadian province of Manitoba on 6 October 2017, with Reindeer Island visible in the lower-right part of the image.

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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.

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See views of the Earth acquired by the Proba-V satellite. A new Proba-V image, produced by VITO, is published each week and demonstrates applications of the vegetation mission.

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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.

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