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Deutsch: Satellitenbild der Erdoberoberfläche.
English: Satellite composition of the whole Earth's surface.
العربية: صور ساتليَّة مُجمَّعة لتُظهر سطح الأرض كاملًا.
Date image released 11. Feb. 2002
Source NASA - Visible Earth, images combined and scaled down by HighInBC (20 megabyte upload limit)
Author NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
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