26 Jun '16, 10pm

A Gap in the Southern Andes

From 700 kilometers (435 miles) over the Pacific Ocean, an astronaut aboard the International Space Station captured this oblique image of the southern Andes Mountains. The mountain range crosses the entire image and forms the border between Chile and Argentina’s wine country. This view is notable because it reveals the canyons and valleys followed by the Pan-American Highway. The spacecraft and Sun were in just the right positions for the Sun’s reflection to illuminate the thin rivers that run through the same deep valley that contains the highway. This pass through the Andes is the main route between Chile’s capital, Santiago, whose outskirts appear in the lower right of the image, and Mendoza, the heart of Argentina’s wine making industry. The highway route over the Andes starts just north of Chile’s capital city Santiago at the small town of Los Andes and snakes its wa...

Full article: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=88271&s...

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A Gap in the Andes

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