Astronaut Photography of Coral Reefs
Chapter 8: Central Indian Ocean

STS056-152-160

STS056-152-160
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A broad view of the tight arrangement of atolls in the central Maldives, clearly following two parallel chains [STS056-152-160, 1993].
World Atlas of Coral ReefsThis is one of 84 astronaut photographs that appear in the World Atlas of Coral Reefs, published by the University of California Press.