CNES, 1989 DISTRIBUTION SPOT IMAGE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY CNES, 1989 DISTRIBUTION SPOT IMAGE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Beijing. Infrared satellite image of Beijing (Peking), capital city of China. North is at top. In the infrared range green vegetation is red, water is black and buildings are light blue. Beijing has a series of lakes in its centre. Immediately to the east of the lakes, enclosed by a black rectangle, is the Forbidden City,; to the south of that is Tiananmen Square (light grey). City. Beijing stadium is oval (white) at centre right. Runways are seen of Nanyuan airport (lower centre) and Hsi-chiao airport (upper left). Image taken by the French SPOT-1 satellite in June.
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