Beautiful Spain from Space

Ebro Delta, Spain. Stretching for more than 550 miles (900 km), Ebro is Spain’s most powerful river. it flows into the Mediterranean through a vast delta that juts far into the sea.   Image © CNES 2008

The picture is featured in Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s latest book, “Earth from Space.”



The Ebro Delta is the delta region of the Ebro River, in the Province of Tarragona, Catalonia, in northeastern Spain. It is on the Mediterranean Sea, and is the northernmost point, by some designations, of the Gulf of Valencia. Its location per Ramsar site designation is 40°43′N 00°44′E.

Beautiful Spain from Space (1)

The Ebro River delta at the Mediterranean Sea from space

 

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