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Clarence Strait, Australia

20 September 2019

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over Clarence Strait, a narrow body of water in Australia's Northern Territory.

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Baja California, Mexico

13 September 2019

This Copernicus Sentinel-1 image takes us just south of the US border, to the region of Baja California in northwest Mexico. Its capital city, Mexicali, is visible top left of the image.

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Tropical storm Lingling, the Koreas

10 September 2019

This weeks Proba-V image shows typhoon Lingling which made landfall on the Koreas. The storms windspeeds were reported to be  as strong as 196 kph on South Korea's southern coast.

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Castelli Romani, Italy

06 September 2019

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over a set of small towns in the Colli Albani hills known collectively as Castelli Romani.

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Amazon rainforest wildfires

03 September 2019

This weeks Proba-V image highlights the forest fires which have destroyed large swathes of the Amazon rainforest throughout August.

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Belgium and the Netherlands

20 August 2019

This week's Proba-V image shows the Eastern part of the North Sea, near Belgium and the southern part of the Netherlands. 

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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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