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Lake Malawi, Africa | by Richard Petry @TheMapAddict
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Lake Malawi, Africa

Through The Eye's Of Gods

Image: ESA


This Envisat image features Lake Malawi in the Eastern Rift of the Great Rift Valley, a geological fault system of Southwest Asia and East Africa. The series of lakes in and around the Great Rift Valley is referred to as the 'Great Lakes of Africa'.


This image was acquired by Envisat’s Medium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer on 12 October 2010 at a resolution of 300 m.

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Taken on October 12, 2010