DescriptionThis image taken from space is part of a collection of more than 400 amazing satellite pictures provided by Spot Image. Hanover is a city in northern Germany, capital of Lower Saxony and located along the River Leine. With its 516 000 inhabitants, it is the largest city in the Land and the third largest city in northern Germany after Hamburg and Bremen.
Astrium Geo, Toulouse Member Since January 2009 Artist StatementAsk us for the Earth
Astrium-GEO handles the world-wide distribution of geographical information products and services using data from Earth observation satellites (optical or radar) ranging from low to very high resolution: Spot 4 and 5, Kompsat-2, Formosat-2, as well as TerraSAR-X, ENVISAT/ERS, LANDSAT-7, etc.