Space pictures of Nepal, Tibet and the Himalaya.

During different space missions, the astronauts of NASA took many pictures. Kindly the Johnson Space center has loaded more than 40000 on their server where you can see them for free.
NASA Johnson Space Center Earth Sciences and Image Analysis Laboratory.

Overview over the pictures

I made a selection of pictures, adapted the size and put some information like the location of villages or mountain names on it. To see the pictures in large, just click on the small pictures of this side. Later you also can navigate with the little yellow arrows to the next side.


Nepal with ISS (International Space Station)

You can see nearly the whole of Nepal





West-Nepal and the holy mountain Kailash in Tibet

space Picture Weltraumbild Kailasha view on western Nepal and the holy mountain Kailash in Tibet




space picture Nepal Dolp weltraumbild 

Western Nepal , Dolpo and Rara lake



Weltraumbild Westnepal space picture West Nepal

View from the east over western Nepal





The Annapurna and Daulagiri range with the Kali Gandaki River .





weltraumbild Manang space picture

The upper Manang valley



Annapurna Sanctuary and

Annapurna Base Camp



Annapurna Circuit





Manaslu range





Kathmandu and the trekking areas of Helambu, Langtang and Everest



The Kathmandu valley, Helambu and Langtang










Solu Khumbu, the everest trek and home of the sherpa




Solu Khumbu, Everst and Cho Oyu





Everest and Imja Tse ( Island Peak)






Mount Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse




Ice col SS008-E-6639 75Mera Peak and Ice col route


Eastnepal and Kangchenjunga






first picture