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Barcelona and the northeastern coast of Spain

06-14-2020


Barcelona and the northeastern coast of Spain Today’s Video of the Day from the European Space Agency features a Copernicus Sentinel-2 view of Barcelona, Spain.

Barcelona is located on the northeast coast of the Iberian Peninsula. In the photograph, the red roofs of the city stand out against green forest and blue ocean. Barcelona is a city, Capital and largest city of the autonomous community of Catalonia, Located in the coast of northeastern Spain. Barcelona is a significant economic centre and a fast growing financial centre. It is one of the Europe’s principal Mediterranean ports that handle substantial traffic. 

Barcelona is one of the world’s leading economic and cultural centers. Many visitors to the Spanish east coast on the Mediterranean go no further than Barcelona.

After hosting the Summer Olympics in 1992, Barcelona became one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe.  As shown in the given Barcelona location map that Barcelona is located in north-west Coast of Mediterranean Sea in the north-east of Spain. Barcelona is a city on the coast of northeastern Spain. It is the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of Catalonia as well as the second largest city of Spain after Madrid. 

By Chrissy Sexton, Earth.com Staff Writer

Video Credit: ESA

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