Image: Seville, Spain from orbit

phys.org | 9/27/2019 | Staff
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Ahead of next week's Space19+ Ministerial Council, the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over Seville in southern Spain—the destination for this milestone event.

On 27–28 November, Ministers from ESA's Member States along with Associate Member Slovenia and Cooperating State Canada will meet in Seville for the ESA Council at Ministerial Level Space19+ to discuss future space activities for Europe and the budget of Europe's space agency for the coming three years. Space19+ is an opportunity to direct Europe's 'next generation' ambitions in space, and address the challenges facing not only the European space sector, but also European society as a whole.

Seville - Right - Image - Capital - Andalusia

Seville, visible towards the top right of this image, is the capital of Andalusia and the fourth largest city in Spain. An inland port, it lies on the Guadalquivir River and while the original course of the river is visible snaking through the city on the right, we can see where water has also been redirected into a straighter course on the left. At over 650 km long, the Guadalquivir is one of the longest...
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