Latest Images of the Earth
20 September 2019
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over Clarence Strait, a narrow body of water in Australia's Northern Territory.
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.
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.
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.
03 September 2019
This weeks Proba-V image highlights the forest fires which have destroyed large swathes of the Amazon rainforest throughout August.
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.
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.