Google Earth’s repository of satellite images have always been striking, but this week, the platform doubled up its content, adding hundreds of images of locations around the world, and the Middle East and North Africa region features with some of the most stunning views of deserts, mountains and even agricultural and industrial areas. From islands dotting the Mediterranean and Red Seas to structured man-made lands, the images represent everything that the region has to offer.

Out of over 2,500 mages of places around the world, scroll below for some of the best views of the Middle East on Google Earth View now.

 Farming sites located between Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

 New Al Falah City, Abu Dhabi.

 Al Ahsa, Saudi Arabia.

Hail Province, Saudi Arabia.Baalbek, Lebanon.

Al Ahsa, Saudi Arabia. 

 North of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.

 Al Ain, Abu Dhabi.

Al Asayel Stables in Abu Dhabi.

Al Gharbia, UAE.

Al Wusta Governorate, Oman.

.Aswan, Egypt.

Dhofar Governorate, Oman. 

Musaffah Industrial Area, Abu Dhabi. 

Kesrouane, Lebanon.

Manama, Bahrain.

Najran, Saudi Arabia.

Palm Jumeirah in Dubai.

Closer look at Palm Jumeirah, Dubai.

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Highway crossing on to Abu Dhabi's Saadiyat Island.

Tarif, Abu Dhabi.

Seeb, Oman.

Sharjah, UAE.

Tall Rifat, Syria.

Dubai's The World Islands.

Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.

Hail Province, Saudi Arabia.


Al Fasher, Sudan.

All of the images can be downloaded from Google, and used as digital wallpapers.

Images courtesy of Maxar Technologies and Google.