Description This image is taken from space and is part of a collection of more the 400 exceptional satellite photos provided by Spot Image. The Nazca Lines are a series of geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert, a high arid plateau in Peru. They were created by the Nazca culture between 200 BC and 700 AD.
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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.