Ural Mountains, Russia
The 100 m false-colour image of 16 july 2016 shows the Ural Mountains or simply the Urals. A mountain range that runs approximately from north to south through western Russia, from the coast of the Arctic Ocean to the Ural River and northwestern Kazakhstan. The mountain range forms part of the conventional boundary between the continents of Europe and Asia. They have rich resources, including metal ores, coal, precious and semi-precious stones. Its highest peak is Mount Narodnaya, approximately 1,895 m.