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File:Asia satellite orthographic.jpg

A composed satellite photograph of Asia in orthographic projection

This is NASA "Blue Marble" image applied as a texture on a sphere using Art of Illusion program. The observer is centered at (40° N, 85° E), at Moon distance above the Earth.

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See also Image:Asia Globe NASA.jpg for an image rendered with "night" over Europe and specular reflection.

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