Satellite photography questions This is a list of recently added questions about satellite photography. Play satellite photography quiz and see all the questions. Where are the islets of Langerhans?In the pancreas. The islets of Langerhans are the regions of the pancreas that contain its endocrine (i.e., hormone-producing) cells. Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykaverage 66% In the Pacific OceanIn the Pacific Ocean1949In the Mediterranean SeaIn the Mediterranean Sea1140In the pancreasIn the pancreas9409In the liverIn the liver1610human anatomy riddles » Which large lake is visible at this satellite image?Titicaca. Lake Titicaca is surrounded by the Andes. It is often called the highest navigable lake in the world, with a surface elevation of 3,812 metres (12,507 ft).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 43% TiticacaTiticaca4111HuronHuron753BaikalBaikal2438VictoriaVictoria2114satellite photos riddles » What is the name of this lake?Balkhash. Lake Balkhash is the 13th largest lake in the world. The lake is divided by a strait into two distinct parts. The western is a fresh water half, while the eastern half is saline.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 27% BaikalBaikal1747BalkhashBalkhash995BalatonBalaton501OntarioOntario393lakes riddles » To which country does this island belong?New Zealand. This is New Zealand's South Island.Created by: Luca Biaggiaverage 67% FranceFrance798ItalyItaly1437GreeceGreece1086New ZealandNew Zealand6883islands riddles » This is one of the largest cities in the world. Which one?Kinshasa (at the bottom of the photo) is an urban area with a 2013 population of over 9 million. It faces the capital of the neighbouring Republic of Congo, Brazzaville, which can be seen in the distance across the wide Congo River.Created by: Sumit Tamanghard 51% MoscowMoscow1492KinshasaKinshasa9082MexicoMexico2431ShanghaiShanghai4547satellite images riddles » This is one of the largest cities in the world. Which one?São Paulo is about 79 km (49 mi) from Santos, the busiest container port in Latin America - visible at the bottom of the photo.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% New YorkNew York2012São PauloSão Paulo10691LondonLondon1380TokyoTokyo3605geography of Brazil riddles » What does the color range represent in this picture?Water salinity. Launched June 10, 2011, Aquarius is NASA’s first satellite instrument specifically designed to study the salt content of ocean surface waters. The complete first year dataset of NASA's Aquarius instrument reveals seasonal changes in the Amazon River's plume. Depending on the prevailing currents, the river's freshwater outflow heads east toward Africa or bends up north to the Caribbean.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 39% water temperaturewater temperature3875sea currents speedsea currents speed1477water salinitywater salinity4494sea depthsea depth1565water riddles » Which desert has this famous "eye"?Sahara. The Richat Structure in Mauritania, also known as the Eye of the Sahara, was interpreted as an asteroid impact structure, but no evidence for shock metamorphism has been found. Today scientists believe that it is a huge (40 km in diameter) and deeply eroded geologic dome.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 26% NamibNamib1177GobiGobi1862SaharaSahara1644MojaveMojave1523deserts of Africa riddles » Which European capital is that?Helsinki. The southwestern coast of Finland has a great many skerries; so many, in fact, that they form an archipelago. This characteristic shore makes Helsinki easily recognizable.Created by: Kasiahard 52% AthensAthens7279HelsinkiHelsinki11755LisboaLisboa1960RomeRome1333cities of Scandinavia riddles » Which capital is that?Santiago de Chile. The city is flanked by the main chain of the Andes to the east and the Chilean Coastal Range to the west. The mountains around Santiago are quite tall; the tallest is the Tupungato volcano at 6,570 m (21,555 ft).Created by: Kasiahard 59% BeijingBeijing2806Santiago de ChileSantiago de Chile11293MadridMadrid2640BrasiliaBrasilia2316Chile riddles » Play satellite photography quiz and see all the questions.