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Copenhagen Denmark
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Copenhagen, Denmark

January 19, 2006
Copenhagen, capital city of Denmark is visible in this KOMPSAT image. On the image the Tivoli Gardens are visible and the former Royal Palace of Christianborg, since 1918 it has been the seat of Denmark's Parliament and Court. The "star-shaped" structure on the coast is the Kastellet, a fortress which was part of the Copenhagen fortification.

Technical Information:
  • Satellite: KOMPSAT
  • Instrument: Kompsat
  • Acquisition: 26-Oct-2003
  • Orbit nr: 20561
  • Center coordinates: lat. 55.68, lon. 12.59