Aerial images show streets, beaches and landmarks empty during coronavirus pandemic
An aerial view shows people walking around a groyne on the beach as the tide comes in at New Brighton, on the north west coast of England on Feb. 21, 2021, as the national lockdown to combat the spread of the coronavirus continues.
An aerial picture shows the empty highway leading into Jerusalem amid a tightened lockdown, on Jan. 9, 2021, 2 days after Israel imposed new COVID-19 restrictions to stem the spread of the pandemic.
An aerial view of Queen Square where hearts have been sprayed onto the grass in an effort to encourage social distancing on July 8, 2020 in Bristol, England. England has continued its phased easing of lockdown restrictions by reopening restaurants, pubs and hairdressing salons while the two meter social distancing rule has been revised to 1m+.
An aerial view shows the empty Hollywood Pool as Los Angeles County allows more businesses and facilities to reopen today, despite rising COVID-19 infections and deaths on June 12, 2020 in Los Angeles, Calif. After reporting the largest single-day jump in coronavirus cases, health officials are warning that the county’s transmission rate of the disease could overwhelm intensive-care units in the next two to four weeks if the increase isn’t reversed. Newly allowed reopenings include gyms and fitness facilities, spectator-free sports venues, day camps, museums, galleries, zoos, aquariums, campgrounds, RV parks, outdoor recreational areas including swimming pools, music, film and television production and hotels for leisure travel. The county’s death toll is currently more than 2,800 with the total number of cases nearing 69,000.
Aerial picture of the main square of Arequipa, Peru’s second largest city and a major touristic destination, seen on April 10, 2020 during the lockdown ordered by the government to help curb the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. Peru, considered as one of America’s and the world’s leading tourism destinations, closed down its borders on March 16, 2020 seeking to curve the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19. The halt of the tourism industry caused many to loose their jobs and has led to the slow deterioration of some of the well known tourist sites.
Aerial view showing the empty Amador Causeway in Panama City, taken on May 31, 2020 during the last day of total lockdown.
This aerial photo shows two people (bottom C) in a deserted square in front of the Fatahillah Museum during a local lockdown due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak in Kota, Jakarta on June 1, 2020.
In this aerial photo taken with a drone, newly made social distancing circles are seen in a park on the last day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr during a four-day lockdown to help stop the spread of the coronavirus on May 26, 2020 in Istanbul, Turkey.
In this aerial photo from a drone, a municipality employee cleans the empty Eyup Sultan fountain on the second day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr during a four-day lockdown to help stop the spread of the coronavirus on May 25, 2020 in Istanbul, Turkey.
An aerial view of a rural recreational baseball field is seen empty because of lockdowns due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on May 23, 2020 in Hydes, Maryland. While Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan enacted Phase One of reopening Maryland last week, which allowed some businesses such as barbershops and retail stores to reopen with restrictions – sports leagues from youth, recreational, high school, college, and pro all have remained canceled or postponed due to COVID-19.
Circles designed to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus by encouraging social distancing line San Francisco’s Dolores Park, May 21, 2020.
The beach is largely deserted during the coronavirus pandemic in Valparaiso, Chile, on May 10.
This aerial view shows an empty swimming pool with a jump tower in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany, on May 8, 2020.
General overall aerial view of the closed Huntington State Beach amid the global coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic on May 2, 2020.
An aerial view at the pedestrian intersection at Hollywood Blvd and Highland Ave during morning rush hour on Monday April 27, 2020 in Los Angeles, California during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.
A drone image taken on April 27, 2020, shows school buses parked in a lot in the Emirate of Dubai, during the coronavirus pandemic.
Aerial view of an empty playground during lockdown to halt spread of COVID-19 on April 21, 2020 in Mexico City, Mexico. Mexico is under health emergency, which implies that only essential activities are permitted. Government suggested population to stay at home but quarantine is not obligatory as there is major concern about the economic activity. Hugo Lopez-Gatell Undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion announced the extension of the measures until at least, May 30 in those cities with a bigger risk and number of contagion.
Aerial view of empty basketball playgrounds at the Olympic Gym Juan de la Barrera during lockdown to halt spread of COVID-19 on April 21, 2020 in Mexico City, Mexico.
An empty children’s water park is shown during the pandemic lockdown on April 22, 2020 in Rhyl, Wales. The British government has extended the lockdown restrictions first introduced on March 23 that are meant to slow the spread of COVID-19.
An aerial picture shows a general view of Republic monument at Taksim Square of Istanbul on April 19, 2020, as Turkish government announced a two-day curfew to prevent the spread of the epidemic COVID-19 caused by the novel coronavirus.
This aerial picture shows a road leading to the July 15 Martyrs’ Bridge, known as the Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul on April 18, 2020, as Turkish government announced a two-day curfew to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19.
This aerial photo taken on April 17, 2020 shows graves for victims of the COVID-19 coronavirus in Bogor, West Java.
This aerial view shows chairs arranged in order to maintain social distancing at the parking lot of the Orlando East Communal Hall in Soweto, Johannesburg, on April 17, 2020 during a food distribution.
An aerial view shows an empty baseball field, in Dortmund western Germany, on April 16, 2020, amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.
An aerial picture taken on April 12, 2020 in Ecublens, western Switzerland, shows a car crossing the empty interchange of Swiss motorway one amid the COVID-19 outbreak, caused by the novel coronavirus.
An aerial view of an empty Wet’n Wild aquatic park on April 11, 2020 in Itupeva, Brazil. According to the Ministry of health, as today, Brazil has 19,638 confirmed cases infected with coronavirus (COVID-19) an at least 1057 recorded fatalities.
An areal picture shows that boats are seen moored during a government-imposed shut-down as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus in Dhaka on March 5, 2020.
The congregation practices social distancing to curb the spread of the new coronavirus, with chairs arranged a distance apart, as they sit outside and listen to a Sunday morning mass at the Bole Medhane Alem Ethiopian Orthodox Cathedral in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sunday, April 5, 2020.
The residents of Springbourne in Frodsham, Cheshire, take part in their daily social distance dancing and fitness event, led by resident Janet Woodcock during the pandemic lockdown on April 04, 2020 in Frodsham, England.
A drone image shows a nearly empty EZPass lanes at the entrance of the Holland Tunnel around 8:15am on April 1, 2020.
An aerial drone view of an empty Lombard Street tourist destination during the coronavirus pandemic on March 30, 2020 in San Francisco, Calif. Officials in seven San Francisco Bay Area counties have announced plans to extend the shelter in place order until May 1.
The parking lot to the Palm Desert Aquatic Center in Palm Desert, Calif. is photographed empty on March 25, 2020. COVID-19 contingency has kept the area to limited traffic.
People sit on a dock that has been decorated by chalk art at Austin Rowing in Austin, Texas on Sunday March 29, 2020, during the shelter in place order due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Empty tables fill the courtyard at Banger’s Sausage House and Beer Garden in Austin, Texas on Sunday March 29, 2020, during the shelter in place order due to the coronavirus pandemic.
A single car remains in an empty parking lot at Barton Creek Square Mall in Austin, Texas on Sunday March 29, 2020, which has been temporarily closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The basketball courts are empty at Givens District Park in Austin, Texas on Sunday March 29, 2020, during the shelter in place order due to the coronavirus.
Tables are empty at Old Bakery Emporium on Congress Avenue in Austin on Sunday March 29, 2020, during the shelter in place order due to the coronavirus.
Agricultural fields in Coachella are photographed empty next to the All-American Canal on March 27, 2020. COVID-19 contingency has kept the area to limited traffic.
Agua Caliente Casino parking lots in Rancho Mirage Calif. are photographed on March 27, 2020. COVID-19 contingency has kept the area to limited traffic.
An aerial view of the Francisco Fajardo highway shows it free of heavy traffic, in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, March 28, 2020, during a government imposed quarantine to help stop the spread of the new coronavirus.
An aerial view of empty Plaza de Armas square in Santiago, Chile, on March 27, 2020.
An aerial view picture shows Sergels torg square in Stockholm, Sweden, where primary schools, restaurants and bars are open on March 25, 2020.
Aerial view showing almost empty streets in Bogota, taken on March 25, 2020 during the lockdown ordered by the government to fight the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
The aerial picture shows boatmen waiting for passengers docked on the bank of a river during a government-imposed lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus in Dhaka , Bangladesh on March 28, 2020.
The Breakers hotel has no guests in Palm Beach, Florida on March 23, 2020. The hotel closed last week over concerns about the coronavirus. It plans to stay closed for at least three weeks.
Light traffic flows on MoPac Boulevard and U.S. 290 in southwest Austin, Texas, at 7:30 a.m. on March 25, the first day of the shelter-in-place order during the coronavirus pandemic.
The parking lot is nearly deserted at Forest Plaza on March 24, 2020 in Rockford, Illinois. Forest Plaza is a shopping mall with more than 30 stores, most of which have been closed as residents of the state deal with a shelter-in-place order in an attempt to curtail the spread of COVID-19.
An aerial view of the Lincoln Tunnel entrance during the morning rush hour commute on March 18, 2020, where few cars are seen on the road during the coronavirus outbreak.
A lifeguard stand on an empty Clearwater Beach as it is closed due to Covid 19 on Mar 24, 2020.
A surplus of rental cars sit idle at the Rental Car Center at San Diego International Airport on March 20, 2020 in San Diego, California. Tourism in San Diego has slowed dramatically due to the ongoing threat of the coronavirus outbreak.
A drone pictures shows Miller Park as it sits idle on March 23, 2020 in Milwaukee. The Brewers’ original schedule had them playing the season opener at home against the Chicago Cubs on Thursday, March 26, 2020. The coronavirus has shut down all major sports including the Brewers and major league baseball at a time when baseball and spring should be around the corner and in the air.
This aerial photo taken on March 26, 2020 shows nearly empty roads in Wuhan in China’s central Hubei province.
Republica de los Ninos amusement park sits empty in La Plata, Argentina on March 24, 2020 during the outbreak of the coronavirus.
An aerial view shows the empty parking lots at Matt St. Matthews on Wednesday in Louisville. March 25, 2020.
A low number of vehicles travel on a normally busy Marquette Interchange in Milwaukee on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Scores of businesses will close for a month under a new order from Gov. Tony Evers aimed at keeping people in their homes to limit the spread of coronavirus in Wisconsin.
An aerial view shows a deserted beach resort in Windley Key, some 70 miles south of Miami, on March 22, 2020, during the coronavirus outbreak. The Florida Keys have closed down to visitors. Heavily relying on tourism, at the peak of high season, Florida’s most southern holiday islands have been forced to shut down hotels amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nearly empty parking lots at the Palisades Center mall in West Nyack on March 16, 2020.