Published on October 3, 2007
Slide1: Oh! The beautiful blue! Slide2: WHAT A GREAT SPECTACLE from an orbiting satellite! Those pictures were taken on a cloudless day. Slide3: NIGHT IS FALLING ON EARTH. Look at Paris and Barcelona, the lights are already lit, meanwhile in London, Lisbon and Madrid the sun is still visible. Looking south, we can see the islands in the middle of the ocean. We have a perfect view of the British Islands, Iceland and Canada. Slide4: France Spain AFRICA Italy England Iceland Atlantic Ocean Slide5: The next photo, taken by a satellite shows nightime falling on Brazil. The second is the same with some enhancements of colors to better show the lights. The next two pictures are showing North America. Slide6: Atlantic Ocean Salvador Rio de Janeiro Grand São Paulo Belo Horizonte Slide7: Fortaleza Recife Salvador Belo Horizonte Rio de Janeiro Grande São Paulo Florianópolis Brasília Goiânia Uberlândia Slide8: This pictures shows american cities at night. Slide9: Saguenay Ottawa Sept-Iles Mexico City Québec Montréal St.John Those light are Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington. Toronto Detroit Miami Havana Puerto Rico Houston Dallas It’s still daylight in California Thunder Bay Port-au-Prince Slide10: South of the Ibéric Peninsula, a sandstorm leaves North Africa. The Canaries Islands. Slide11: The Canaries Maroc Slide12: Strait of Gibraltar Slide13: Gibraltar Tanger Maroc Spain Malaga Mediterranean Sea Slide14: The Swiss Alps and Lake Leman Slide15: Lake Leman Lake of Neuchâtel Slide16: Iceland Slide17: Reykjavik Slide18: The Black Sea Slide19: Turkey Istanbul Black Sea Azov Sea Bulgaria Roumania Russia Slide20: The Red Sea Slide21: The Nil Egypt Red Rouge Saudi Arabia Slide22: Wonderful, isn’t it?? In order for your kids and grand kids to enjoy this spectacle as well… Please, pass this message on so everyone can be aware of the treasure we’re all standing on.