Checked content

File:Anse Source d'Argent 2-La Digue.jpg


Wikimedia CommonsWikipedia

This is a featured picture on Wikimedia Commons ( Featured pictures) and is considered one of the finest images.
Video-display.svgSound-icon-empty.svgWith an aspect ratio of 4:3 or 5:4, this image is suitable as a computer wallpaper (see gallery).

If you have an image of similar quality that can be published under a suitable copyright license, be sure to upload it, tag it, and nominate it.

Picture of the day

This image was selected as picture of the day on Wikimedia Commons for 3 September 2009. It was captioned as follows:

English: The beach of Anse Source d'Argent on the island of La Digue, Seychelles.


Deutsch: Ein anderer Traumstrand der Anse Source d'Argent auf der Insel La Digue, Seychellen.
English: Another spectacular beach of Anse Source d'Argent on the island of La Digue, Seychelles.
Español: Una espectacular playa de Anse Source d'Argent en la isla de La Digue, Seychelles.
Français : Une plage magnifique d'Anse Source d'Argent sur l'île de La Digue, dans les Seychelles.
Date 24 March 2008
Source Own work
Author Tobias Alt, Tobi 87

Camera location

4° 22′ 19.20″ S, 55° 49′ 40.20″ E

View this and other nearby images on: Google Maps - Google Earth - OpenStreetMap ( Info)


I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following licenses:
GNU head Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled GNU Free Documentation License.

w:en:Creative Commons
attribution share alike
This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported, 2.5 Generic, 2.0 Generic and 1.0 Generic license.
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).
  • share alike – If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under the same or similar license to this one.

You may select the license of your choice.
Quality images logo.svg
Quality image

This image has been assessed using the Quality image guidelines and is considered a Quality image.

The following pages on Schools Wikipedia link to this image (list may be incomplete):


Find out more

Wikipedia for Schools was collected by SOS Childrens Villages. In 133 nations around the world, SOS Children works to bring better education and healthcare to families in desperate need of support. We have helped children in Africa for many years - you can help too...