Description This image taken from space is part of a collection of more than 400 amazing satellite pictures provided by Spot Image. Damascus is the capital and largest city of Syria. It is thought to be among the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world.
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.