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Guelb er Richat, Mauritania

Radar imagery from the TanDEM-X mission was used to produce this view of the Richat Structure, also known as the Eye of Africa and Guelb er Richat.

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An unlikely corner of New York

On 26 August, 2016, the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on the Landsat 8 satellite captured a natural-colour view of Jamaica Bay. The image was acquired at 11:39 a.m. Eastern Time, just before the low tide.

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Nordenskiold Glacier, Greenland

The Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over the jagged islands along the west coast of Greenland in this false-colour image captured on 08 August 2017.

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Mangareva, French Polynesia

The KazEOSat-1 satellite acquired this view of Mangareva in 2016. One of the Gambier Islands, Mangareva is the largest island in French Polynesia.

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Hurricane Irma turns Caribbean Islands brown

Hurricane Irma churned across the Atlantic Ocean in September 2017, battering several Caribbean islands before moving on to the Florida Keys and the U.S. mainland. As the clouds cleared over places like the Virgin Islands, the destruction became obvious even from space.

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Petermann Glacier, Greenland

The Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over the Petermann Glacier in northwest Greenland in this false-colour image captured on 16 August 2017.

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Potash mine near Moab, Utah

The SPOT-7 satellite acquired this view of a potash mine near Moab, Utah, in the USA in 2016. This mine contains the potassium-containing salt called "Potash", which is widely used by farmers in fertilisers.

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Hurricane Harvey

The Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite saw the temperature at the top of Hurricane Harvey on 25 August 2017 at 04:06 GMT as the storm approached the US state of Texas.

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Record-breaking smoke over Canada

The intense fires and persistent southerly winds have wafted extraordinary amounts of smoke north over Canada's Northwest Territories and Yukon and Nunavut provinces.

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Antarctica's Larsen C Iceberg

This TerraSAR-X image shows Antarctica's Larsen C iceberg on 22 July 2017. On 12 July, the detachment of this gigantic section of the Larsen C ice shelf, astonished the world and motivated scientists to carry out further experiments to investigate the stability of the ice-sheet.