Virunga Mountains, satellite image

Virunga Mountains, satellite image

C021/9633 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 115.6MB

Downloadable file size: 17.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Restrictions: This image may not be used to state or imply ESA endorsement of any company or product

Caption: Composite radar satellite image of the Virunga Mountains, a chain of volcanoes which span the borders of Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Six of the volcanoes are dormant, but Mount Nyiragongo and Mount Nyamuragira are two of Africa's most active volcanoes. Images obtained by the Envisat satellite between March 2003 and August 2010.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 21st century, active, africa, african, albertine rift, chain, composite, congo, democratic republic of the, earth observation, envisat, from space, geographical, geography, mountain, no-one, nobody, radar, range, rwanda, satellite, satellite image, uganda, virunga mountians, volcano, volcanoes, volcanology, vulcanology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.