[Skip to content]
STS077-708-27
Browse image
Resolutions offered for this image:
5276 x 5276 pixels 640 x 640 pixels 640 x 480 pixels

MAP LOCATION
latitude/longitude of image
Spacecraft nadir point:

Photo center point: 39.0° N, 1.5° E

Nadir to Photo Center:

Spacecraft Altitude: nautical miles (0km)
Click for Google map
IMAGE DETAILS
features and other details
CAMERA INFORMATION
information about camera used
ALL DOWNLOAD OPTIONS
additional formats
Width Height Annotated Cropped Purpose Links
5276 pixels 5276 pixels No No Earth From Space collection Download Image
640 pixels 640 pixels No No Earth From Space collection Download Image
640 pixels 480 pixels No No ISD 1 Download Image
Other options available:
Download Packaged File
Download a Google Earth KML for this Image
View photo footprint information
Image Caption: STS077-708-027 Ibiza and Formentera Islands, Balearic Islands, Spain May 1996
The third and fourth largest islands of the Balearic Islands, Ibiza and Formentera, are visible in this north-northeast-looking, low-oblique photograph. Ibiza, the larger of the two islands, covers 221 square miles (572 square kilometers). Fisheries, agricultural products, salt refining, and tourism are the major industries of the island. Picturesque Ibiza, with its mild climate and Roman, Phoenician, and Carthaginian remains, attracts tourists and artists. Smaller Formentera, covering 40 square miles (104 square kilometers), has fisheries and salt refining as its two major industries.