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Naples, Italy, and its surrounding area. Naples (upper centre, white area) is situated close to the volcano Vesuvius (seen to the right of the bay). The different colours shown by the sea in the bay indicate sea surface roughness caused by winds. Image taken in 2004 by the SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar) on the European remote-sensing 2 (ERS-2) satellite.
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