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SPECIFICATIONS FOR GLOBE VIEWS
8 styles of Globe Views
144 images for each style (1152 total)
Globe Views - 16 longitudinal positions in 22.5; 9 latitudes 90N to 90S in 22.5 increments
Each image is 1920 X 1920 pixels, 10.6 MB, 72 DPI
Resolution is approximately 5,000 meters per pixel

Globe views are available in four styles, against black or white backgrounds. These 3D views were generated using the Satellite Imagemap, a global natural-colour image of the Earth's entire land surface based on Earth observation satellite imagery.

CLOUD FREE
The Earth as it would appear from space if there were no clouds. Click either image below to view full size.
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CLOUDY
The Earth in its natural, cloudy, state. Cloud cover is derived from NOAA weather satellite images. Click either image below to view full size.
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OCEAN DEPTH
A natural land suface combined with a colour-coded ocean depth map. Click either image above to view full size.
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NIGHT-TIME*
The Earth at night without clouds, based on images from the US Air Force DMSP weather satellite. Click either image above to view full size.
Click here to see all 144 view options.Click here to see all 144 view options.
*The night-time images with the white background are greyscale images which may be used as masks in an image processing package to combine the night-time lights with any of the other globes.



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