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Crete and the Aegean Islands,

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Hanhowuz Reservoir, Turkmenistan

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Great Salt Desert, Iran

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

The Caribbean Sea in the early morning hours of July 15, photographed this north-looking panorama that includes parts of Cuba, the Bahamas and Florida, and even runs into several other areas in the southeastern U.S. The long stretch of lights to the left of center frame gives the shape of Miami.

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

A Rash of Fire in Canada and the Pacific Northwest

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Diamonds in the Sub-Arctic Rough

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Typhoon Neoguri pounded Okinawa and other Western Pacific islands with torrential rain and damaging winds in mid-July 2014, en route to a likely landfall in Japan  on July 9, 2014.

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

as the Sun was setting over the North Sea, in this fleeting view from June 15, 2014, the coast of southern Norway is outlined near the horizon.

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Guadalupe Island and the Von Karman cloud vortices

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

The great Okavango Delta in the Kalahari Desert

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Fires continued to fill the skies with smoke near Lake Baikal, Russia in July, 2014.

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

The effects of California's severe multiyear drought

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Dust Plume Over the Red Sea

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Tropical Storm Nine (09W) over Guam

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

Saharan Dust on the Move

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month

A long stream of dust and sand crossed the Atlantic Ocean in late June, 2014, bringing a tan haze to parts of South America and the United States.

Satellite eye on Earth: July 2014 – in pictures

Summer flood of Kalahari desert, sand blanket over the Atlantic and the making of a super typhoon are among the images captured by ESA and Nasa satellites last month