Earth’s Amazing Satellite Images

The satellite image below is just one of the 60 images compiled by The photos in the compilation are from the Landsat 7 satellite and were created to introduce the general public to the Landsat Program. Various combination of the eight Landsat 7 spectral bands were selected to create the vivid RGB composites.


Bogda Mountains – The Turpan Depression, nestled at the foot of China’s Bogda Mountains, is a strange mix of salt lakes and sand dunes, and is one of the few places in the world that lies below sea level.

To see the other 59 stunning images of the Earth as seen from outer space, go here.