Click to enlarge video or view it below. Situated in the southern Caribbean Sea about 20 km off of mainland Venezuela’s coast, the island comprises two peninsulas linked by a long, narrow strip of land – called an isthmus. Credit: JAXA/ESA.
Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. Venezuela’s island of Margarita is pictured in this edition.