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Tuscany Italy
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Tuscany, Italy

January 16, 2006
This radar image shows an area of 70 Km swath width centered over the Appenines Mountains that divides the region of Emilia-Romagna (north) from the region of Tuscany (south). On the northern side of the mountains the largest bright area is the city of Bologna. To the left are the cities of Modena (top) and Sassuolo (bottom). On the southern side of the mountains the city of Florence (largest bright area) and most of the Arno Valley are visible.

Technical Information:
  • Satellite: Envisat
  • Instrument: ASAR
  • Acquisition: 11-Jun-2003
  • Orbit nr: 06689
  • Center coordinates: lat. 43.91, lon. 10.95