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COP15 Sustainable Space 20091216
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A 4,5 meter high satellite in natural size is displayed at Kongens Nytorv (literal translation: The Kings New Square) during the COP15 climate conference in Copenhagen, Denmark. The satellite is part of an exhibition on the importance of space research with regard to the climate.

The satellite is a model of a Cryosat-2 satellite, that will be launched next year 700 km. above the globe. Along with other satellites it will monitor climate changes from space.

A hand held panorama, forced by the rain and snow we've had during the climate conference.

Copyright: Leif Nygaard Eilertsen
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Taken: 15/12/2009
Uploadet: 16/12/2009
Opdateret: 17/09/2014
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