Strait of Gibraltar perspective



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English: "This perspective view shows the Strait of Gibraltar, which is the entrance to the Mediterranean Sea from the Atlantic Ocean. Europe (Spain) is on the left. Africa (Morocco) is on the right. The Rock of Gibraltar, administered by Great Britain, is the peninsula in the back left." (quotation taken from the more detailed NASA description page)
  • View Size: 46 kilometers (28 miles) wide, 106 kilometers (66 miles) distance
  • Location: 36 degrees North latitude, 5.5 degrees West longitude
  • Orientation: Looking East, 15 degrees down from horizontal, 3X vertical exaggeration
  • Image Data: Landsat Bands 1, 2+4, 3 as blue, green, red respectively
  • Original Data Resolution: 30 meters (99 feet)
Deutsch: Straße von Gibraltar; Aufnahme der NASA
Français : Vue en perspective du détroit de Gibraltar ouvrant sur la mer Mediterranée avec le Maroc à droite et l'Espagne a gauche. coté espagnol on remarque le rocher de Gibraltar, en face le petit rocher est Ceuta, territoire espagnol en terre africaine.
Español: Peñón de Gibraltar
  • 24 October 2003(2003-10-24), this image composite created using:
    • 11 February 2000(2000-02-11) (SRTM)
    • 6 July 1987(1987-07-06) (Landsat)
Source http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA03397
Author NASA / JPL / NIMA


Public domain This file is in the public domain because it was created by NASA. NASA copyright policy states that "NASA material is not protected by copyright unless noted". (See Template:PD-USGov, NASA copyright policy page or JPL Image Use Policy.)


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