File:España y Portugal.jpg

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Original file(5,000 × 3,800 pixels, file size: 3.11 MB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Captions

Add a one-line explanation of what this file represents

Captions

Summary[edit]

Description
English: Satellite image of the Iberian Peninsula in January 2003 taken by the MODIS instrument on board NASA's Aqua satellite.
NASA's description: The Iberian Peninsula, home to the countries of Spain and Portugal, stretches toward North Africa in this true-color Aqua MODIS image from January 24, 2003. Portugal sits on the Atlantic side of the peninsula, while Spain takes up the rest and shares a border with France to the northeast. At the bottom of the peninsula is a narrow gap between Europe and North Africa. This gap is the Strait of Gibraltar, which also serves as the buffer between the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. The northern point of Morocco occupies the other side of the Strait, and farther to the east is northern Algeria.
Español: Imagen de satélite de la península ibérica en enero de 2003 tomada por el instrumento MODIS a bordo del satélite Aqua de la NASA.
Date
Source https://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=64573
Author Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Other versions

Licensing[edit]

Public domain This file is in the public domain in the United States because it was solely created by NASA. NASA copyright policy states that "NASA material is not protected by copyright unless noted". (See Template:PD-USGov, NASA copyright policy page or JPL Image Use Policy.)
NASA logo.svg
Dialog-warning.svg
Warnings:

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeThumbnailDimensionsUserComment
current11:38, 7 October 2017Thumbnail for version as of 11:38, 7 October 20175,000 × 3,800 (3.11 MB)IngenieroLoco (talk | contribs)higher resolution
22:38, 11 September 2005Thumbnail for version as of 22:38, 11 September 20051,250 × 950 (316 KB)Kokoo (talk | contribs)*'''Source''' [http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/viewrecord?24848 NASA's Visible Earth] {{PD-USGov-NASA}} Category:Maps of Spain Category:Maps of Portugal Category:Maps of Andorra

File usage on other wikis

The following other wikis use this file:

View more global usage of this file.

Structured data

Items portrayed in this file

depicts

24 January 2003