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Access EO images

Access Earth Observation images

Access Earth Observation satellite data by making use of the following online tools and image galleries:

EO Browser combines an archive of different Earth observation satellites and is updated daily. The EO Browser can be used to research satellite images covering any area of interest. Select a theme, a location and a date and you have created your own satellite image. Images can be downloaded in different formats.

New to EO Browser? Watch the tutorial on how to download an image!

Do you want to go even further? Watch the video on how to create a timelapse!

ESA EO image of the week

Here you can find more than 700 images from different ESA Earth Observation missions. Every week you can discover a new place.

ESA Astronaut’s Flickr accounts

When on the International Space Station (ISS) Astronauts dedicate some of their time taking pictures from Cupola: an observatory with a privileged view of Earth. Thousands of photographs of Earth taken by astronauts are available online. You can find the pictures taken by the ESA’s astronaut class of 2009 in the following links:

Earth from space by ESA’s Astronaut Thomas Pesquet


Thomas Pesquet

Earth by ESA’s Astronaut Tim Peake


Tim Peake

In space by ESA’s Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti


Samantha Cristoforetti

Luca Parmitano’s Beyond mission


Luca Parmitano

Horizons: Earth Views by ESA’s Astronaut Alexander Gerst


Alexander Gerst