Small satellite ReshUCube-1 made a photo of European cities and sent it from an orbit.


Scientific educational satellite of Reshetnev University ReshUCube-1 made a photo of several well-known European cities, which are located on the coast-line of the Mediterranean Sea – reports Specialist of Research Laboratory “Small satellite”, Oksana Shimova.

While you are making a visualization of this photo clear from cloud cover, we would like to tell you some interesting facts about cities in the image. Principality of Monaco is the second smallest sovereign state in the world and it would take you less than an hour to walk along all the streets of this unique state. Milan is one of the oldest cities in the world, it was founded more than 2600 years ago. La Spezia is known by its dishes with olive oil and black pepper. Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa. It is a tradition in Alessandria to call all the avenues tribunes. According to the statistics there is only one snowy day in a year in Nice. The limits of the Ligurian Sea are not clearly defined yet. This way by the observing our little cosmic cube we can explore our planet with a great interest - Oksana shares her opinion