Space pictures of Nepal, Tibet and the Himalaya.
During different space missions, the astronauts of NASA took many pictures. Kindly the Johnson Space center has loaded more than 40000 on their server where you can see
them for free.
See NASA Johnson Space Center Earth Sciences and Image Analysis Laboratory.
Overview over the pictures
I made a selection of pictures, adapted the size and put some information like the location of villages or mountain names on it. To see the pictures in large, just click on
the small pictures of this side. Later you also can navigate with the little yellow arrows to the next side.
Nepal with ISS (International Space Station)
You can see nearly the whole of Nepal
West-Nepal and the holy mountain Kailash in Tibet
a view on western Nepal and the holy mountain Kailash in Tibet
Western Nepal , Dolpo and Rara lake
View from the east over western Nepal
The Annapurna and Daulagiri range with the Kali Gandaki River .
The upper Manang valley
Annapurna Sanctuary and
Annapurna Base Camp
Kathmandu and the trekking areas of Helambu, Langtang and Everest
The Kathmandu valley, Helambu and Langtang
Solu Khumbu, the everest trek and home of the sherpa
Solu Khumbu, Everst and Cho Oyu
Everest and Imja Tse ( Island Peak)
Mount Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse
Mera Peak and Ice col route
Eastnepal and Kangchenjunga