Tapestry

Earth As Art image Tapestry

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Soft colors contrast with harsh terrain in southwestern Saudi Arabia, near the border with Yemen. Calming blues and purples seem to collide with an angry orange in this rich tapestry of colors, which are the result of the region’s complex geology. The wild shapes in this busy landscape lie in a region known as the Asharah fault zone.

Source: Landsat 8

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Image Dimensions: 7800 x 8400

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Location Taken: SA