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January 18, 2006
Malta is visible in this Spot satellite High Resolution Visible Infra Red (HRVIR) image, which has a width of 28.08 km.

Malta is the largest of a group of islands of the same name, situated 90km off the southern coast of Sicily. The capital city, Valletta, located on a peninsula sided by water on three sides, is situated on the northern coast of the island. The overall population of Malta is just less than 400,000.

Technical Information:
  • Satellite: Spot
  • Instrument: HRVIR
  • Center coordinates: lat. 35.88, lon. 27.45

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