The Maldives from space
Today’s Video of the Day from the European Space Agency features one of the most romantic destinations in the world, the Maldives.
This tropical nation in the Indian Ocean is made up of more than 1,000 coral islands.
In this image, the turquoise colors represent clear waters with coral reefs, while the red colors represent vegetation on land.
The image was captured on August 26, 2015 by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 satellite.
Video Credit: European Space Agency