View of northeastern Italy including Venice



Washington, DC, United States

SL3-86-272 (July-September 1973) --- A near vertical view of northeastern Italy including the Venice (Venezia) area is seen in this Skylab 3 Earth Resources Experiments Package S190-B (five-inch earth terrain camera) infrared photograph taken from the Skylab space station in Earth orbit. The mountainous area is the Dolomite Alps. The most conspicuous stream northeast of Venice is the Piave River. The city near the center of the picture on the Brenta River is Bassano del Grappa. The large city of Padua (Padova) is on the western bank of the Grenta near the clock. Photo credit: NASA


  • Title: View of northeastern Italy including Venice
  • Date Created: 1973-08-15
  • Rights: JSC
  • Album: mgwhite

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