Ch i n a t h e B e a u t i f u l
The globe you see above is a real satellite photo taken from a height of 35,785 km directly above China; at the position latitude 47 N, and longitude 117 E. For an enlarged view,
Flood Conditions in China - Summer 1998
Satellite photos taken by NOAA
Great Wall of China
For a clearer view of the Great Wall, taken by radar from the space,click here.
The Great Wall is about 3,000 Km long. These photos cover only a section of about 150 Km. west of Beijing.
Photos of Yellow River Region taken in 1996-97
NASA photo View of the Silkroad