South America’s Atlantic coast at night • Earth.com

Last update: August 22nd, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Today’s Image of the Day comes from the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at the Atlantic coast of South America at night.

Visible in the image from top to bottom are the cities of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Montevideo, and Buenos Aires.

This image was captured by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on board the Suomi NPP satellite.

By Rory Arnold, Earth.com Staff Writer

Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory

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