Published on June 16, 2007
Slide1: BLUE BEAUTY Slide2: SANDSTORM LEAVING NORTH AFRICA TOWARDS THE ATLANTIC – CANARY ISLAND. GIBRALTAR STRAITS: GIBRALTAR STRAITS NIGHT ARRIVES BETWEEN EUROPE & AFRICA: NIGHT ARRIVES BETWEEN EUROPE andamp; AFRICA SWISS ALPS: SWISS ALPS ICELAND: ICELAND BLACK SEA: BLACK SEA RED SEA: RED SEA Slide9: OUR PLANET IN THE MIDDLE OF THE UNIVERSE AT NIGHT Slide10: Slide11: Slide12: Slide13: Slide14: SPECTACULAR!: SPECTACULAR! Satellite photo of Europe and Africa at night on a cloudless day. Lights are already on in Paris, Barcelona but not in London, Lisbon or Madrid, where there is still daylight. You can see the Azores in the middle of the ocean. A little below Madeira and further Canary Islands and Cape Verde. You can observe the continent platforms from the British Isles to Canada and Iceland in the middle. Slide16: France Iceland Italy Continental Platform England ÁFRICA Already night time here. Spain Atlantic Ocean Cabo Verde Island Canary Islands Islas de la Madera y Azores NIGHTFALL IN BRAZIL: Grande São Paulo Rio de Janeiro Belo Horizonte Salvador Atlantic Ocean Brazilian Continental Platform. NIGHTFALL IN BRAZIL Slide18: Grande São Paulo Rio de Janeiro Salvador Recife Fortaleza Brasília Goiânia Uberlândia Belo Horizonte Florianópolis NIGHTFALL IN USA: NIGHTFALL IN USA Slide20: The biggest concentration of lights (from top to bottom) are the cities of Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington. Miami Houston Dallas Chicago Still daylight in California. Puerto Rico THE END: THE END TRANSLATION TO ENGLISH AND EDITED MSW 2007 Isn’t this magic ? So our children can enjoy these spectacular views for a long time, please forward this message to as many people as possible.