This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Earth's geoid

Earth's geoid

C011/0212

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY / HPF / DLR / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY / HPF / DLR / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Restrictions:

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

Caption

Earth's geoid. Image produced from data obtained by the ESA's (European Space Agency) GOCE (Gravity Field and Steady-State Ocean Circulation Explorer) 'Earth Explorer' mission, showing the Earth's geoid. The geoid is the surface of an ideal global ocean in the absence of tides and currents, shaped only by gravity. This image therefore shows the varying strength of the Earth's gravitational field across its surface.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not available.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}