January 20, 2006
This Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar (ASAR) multitemporal color composite image is centered over the western part of the state of Brandenburg, Germany. Visible landmarks are the city-state of Berlin, the national capital of Germany (large bright area center right) with the Tegal (northwest of the city) and the Berlin and Tempelhof (southeast) Airports. The Havel and Templiner Lakes are visible in the southwest of the city. The dark blue grey patches seen in the image are forests of pine and fir trees.
- Satellite: Envisat
- Instrument: ASAR
- Acquisition: 05-Dec-2002
- Orbit nr: 03998
- Center coordinates: lat. 52.01, lon. 12.78
Topics: Geography of Germany, States of Germany, Geography, Environment, Havel, Envisat, Brandenburg, European Space Agency, Spaceflight, Berlin