The Rhone River flowing out of Lake Geneva • Earth.com

Last update: November 17th, 2019 at 9:00 am

Today’s Image of the Day from NASA Earth Observatory features the Rhone River as it cascades out of the largest lake in the Alps, Lake Geneva.

According to NASA, the river flows across 505 miles from the Rhone Glacier in the Swiss Alps to the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of France.

This photograph was captured on April 6. 2018 at the ISS Crew Earth Observations Facility and is provided by the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit at the Johnson Space Center.

By Chrissy Sexton, Earth.com Staff Writer

Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory 

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