This is a satellite image of the fabulous Namib Desert as seen through Google Maps. You have seen my ground level shots as I climbed dune 7 but this really shows how much sand has pooled here.

Google Maps has recently expanded its online offering to include all views once available only via the download’able Google Earth. Go check out the major cities of the world, I have!  Posted by Picasa

CC BY 4.0 Satellite image of the Namib Desert by Michael Paskevicius is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.