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At the gateway to the Sahara Desert-between the fertile zones of Mali's Niger river-Timbuktu is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with three mosques and sixteen mausoleums dating back to a period of Islamic expansion in the 15th and 16th centuries.

The Flock constellation acquired this view of the famous city on 5 March 2017.

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Credit: Image © 2017 Planet - Additional editing and text by the eoPortal team.

Timbuktu


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