NASA’s Landsat captured Lilongwe, the capital of Malawi.
Malawi is a landlocked country in southeast Africa, with 18 million population. Lake Malawi takes up about a third of Malawi’s area. The country is also nicknamed “The Warm Heart of Africa”, for having no experience of civil war. The country’s economy is heavily based in agriculture, with a largely rural population.
The local scenery on the ground is as follows.
Reference: Lilongwe and Landsat Grew Up Together (NASA Earth Observatory)
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