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Photo-iss036e009390
International Space Station Imagery
The island of Pico, the second largest of the Portuguese Azores
high res (1.2 M) low res (48 K)
ISS036-E-009390 (18 June 2013) --- One of the Expedition 36 crew members used a 180mm lens to photograph this vertical view of the island of Pico, the second largest of the Portuguese Azores in the North Atlantic Ocean. Mt. Pico, a prominent 2351-meter-high stratovolcano on the eastern end of Pico Island is the highest volcano in the Azores. Madalena is a municipality along the coast, home to about 6,000 inhabitants.

Curator: JSC PAO Web Team | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 07/05/2013
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