Lisbon Portugal
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Lisbon, Portugal

January 18, 2006
Lisbon, 16 September 2001 Portugal :

The southern coast and the Tejo river estuary, close to Lisbon. Orbit 33508 Frame 765 16 Sept.2001 22:50 GMT Quite visible across the river, at the harbor entrance, is the suspended bridge named ''25th of April'' . Imaged by ERS 2 during an ascending pass, the bridge is marked by three distinct bright stripes, due to the multiple reflection effects. The port of Barreiro can also be detected. Remarkable throughout the estuary is the bottom topography revealed by the SAR instrument. Click on the thumbnail image to see a higher resolution version of this image; a very high resolution image , 800 x 886 pixels, 200 bytes , is also available. * Portugal joined ESA as 15th Member State in November 2000 Technical Information: Satellite: ERS-2 Sensor: SAR Orbit: 33508 Frame: 765 Station: Matera (Italy), West Freugh (United Kingdom) Archive_station: Italian-PAF Catalogue_status: archived Sensor_mode: n/a Orbit Direction: Ascending Track: 87 Product_type: RAW

Technical Information:
  • Satellite: ERS
  • Instrument: SAR
  • Acquisition: 16-Sep-2001
  • Orbit nr: 33508
  • Center coordinates: lat. 38.63, lon. -8.93

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