Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.
Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.DigitalGlobe
Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.
Kiev, Ukraine, Feb. 24, 2014.
Itaipu Dam, Paraguay, March 12, 2014.
San Diego County, Calif., May 15, 2014.
Maschen, Germany, Aug. 6, 2014.
Spui Locks at IJmuiden, Netherlands, Aug. 27, 2014.
Mount Sinabung, Indonesia, Jan. 23, 2014.
Everett, Washington, July 26, 2014.
Garden City, Georgia, May 16, 2014.
Kobani, Syria, Nov. 6, 2014.
World’s largest tire graveyard in Sulaibiya, Kuwait, June 4, 2014.
Sinjar, Iraq, Sept. 15, 2014.
Huayuanli, China, Oct. 18, 2014.
Nordenskjold Basin, Antarctica, March 12, 2014.
Oktoberfest, Munich, Germany, Sept. 24, 2014.
Mexico City, Mexico, Aug. 1, 2014.
Glastonbury Festival, Pilton, Somerset, England, June 25, 2014.
Bayan Obo Mining District, China, Aug. 23, 2014.
The Diavikk Diamond Mine, Canada, Aug. 21, 2014.
Cuprite Hill, Nevada, Sept. 19, 2014.
Rainbow Range, British Columbia, Canada, Sept. 20, 2014.
Henan Coal Mine, China, May 29, 2014.
Prirazlomnaya Oil Platform, Russia, June 28, 2014.
Caspian Sea, Kazakhstan, Sept., 2014.
Gunja, Croatia, May 21, 2014.
Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.
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See 25 Incredible Images of Earth From Space

Dec 08, 2014

There's something to be said for being on the ground when news plays out, but sometimes it's the overhead view that provides the most unique perspective. Throughout 2014, DigitalGlobe's satellites have captured scenes that gave us important glimpses into what was happening around us, from the unrest in Ukraine to fires in California. A leading provider of commercial satellite imagery, DigitalGlobe is holding its fourth annual Top Image contest and asking followers on Facebook to pick the year's top picture. Vote here.

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