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Our planet emits energy as thermal infrared radiation at wavelengths we cannot normally see but can feel -- for example, if we stand close to a hot surface. This map is from NASA's ASTER GED.
Our planet emits energy as thermal infrared radiation at wavelengths we cannot normally see but can feel -- for example, if we stand close to a hot surface. This map is from NASA's ASTER GED.

NASA Spacecraft Maps Earth's Global Emissivity

Our planet emits energy as thermal infrared radiation at wavelengths we cannot normally see but can feel -- for example, if we stand close to a hot surface. This map is from NASA's ASTER GED.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18833
Added: 2014-10-20

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NASA Spacecraft Maps Earth's Global Emissivity

Our planet emits energy as thermal infrared radiation at wavelengths we cannot normally see but can feel -- for example, if we stand close to a hot surface. This map is from NASA's ASTER GED.

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NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Cameroon, an active volcano in Cameroon near the Gulf of Guinea. It is one of Africa's largest volcanoes, rising over 4,000 meters, with more than 100 small cinder cones.
NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Cameroon, an active volcano in Cameroon near the Gulf of Guinea. It is one of Africa's largest volcanoes, rising over 4,000 meters, with more than 100 small cinder cones.

Mount Cameroon

NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Cameroon, an active volcano in Cameroon near the Gulf of Guinea. It is one of Africa's largest volcanoes, rising over 4,000 meters, with more than 100 small cinder cones.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18825
Added: 2014-10-09

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Mount Cameroon

NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Cameroon, an active volcano in Cameroon near the Gulf of Guinea. It is one of Africa's largest volcanoes, rising over 4,000 meters, with more than 100 small cinder cones.

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Since the end of August 2014, Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has been pouring out lava from a growing fissure. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the flows have been accompanied by spectacular lava fountains.
Since the end of August 2014, Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has been pouring out lava from a growing fissure. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the flows have been accompanied by spectacular lava fountains.

Iceland's Bardarbunga Volcano Imaged by NASA Spacecraft

Since the end of August 2014, Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has been pouring out lava from a growing fissure. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the flows have been accompanied by spectacular lava fountains.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18814
Added: 2014-09-25

Views: 394

Iceland's Bardarbunga Volcano Imaged by NASA Spacecraft

Since the end of August 2014, Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has been pouring out lava from a growing fissure. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the flows have been accompanied by spectacular lava fountains.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Faroe Islands, an archipelago and autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark, comprising 18 major islands.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Faroe Islands, an archipelago and autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark, comprising 18 major islands.

Faroe Islands

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Faroe Islands, an archipelago and autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark, comprising 18 major islands.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18723
Added: 2014-09-24

Views: 137

Faroe Islands

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Faroe Islands, an archipelago and autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark, comprising 18 major islands.

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On June 27, 2014, a new vent opened on Hawaii's Puu Oo vent, on the eastern flank of Kilauea volcano. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the hot lava flow in white, extending about 11 miles (17 kilometers) from the vent.
On June 27, 2014, a new vent opened on Hawaii's Puu Oo vent, on the eastern flank of Kilauea volcano. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the hot lava flow in white, extending about 11 miles (17 kilometers) from the vent.

Progress of Hawaii Lava Flow Tracked by NASA Spacecraft

On June 27, 2014, a new vent opened on Hawaii's Puu Oo vent, on the eastern flank of Kilauea volcano. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the hot lava flow in white, extending about 11 miles (17 kilometers) from the vent.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18812
Added: 2014-09-24

Views: 169

Progress of Hawaii Lava Flow Tracked by NASA Spacecraft

On June 27, 2014, a new vent opened on Hawaii's Puu Oo vent, on the eastern flank of Kilauea volcano. NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the hot lava flow in white, extending about 11 miles (17 kilometers) from the vent.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (P-K), which is the administrative, cultural, scientific and economic center of Kamchatka Krai, Russia on the Kamchatka Peninsula.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (P-K), which is the administrative, cultural, scientific and economic center of Kamchatka Krai, Russia on the Kamchatka Peninsula.

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (P-K), which is the administrative, cultural, scientific and economic center of Kamchatka Krai, Russia on the Kamchatka Peninsula.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18710
Added: 2014-09-11

Views: 173

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (P-K), which is the administrative, cultural, scientific and economic center of Kamchatka Krai, Russia on the Kamchatka Peninsula.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the world's largest bauxite mine found near Weipa, Queensland, Australia. The rich aluminum deposits were first recognized on the end of the Cape York Peninsula in 1955, and mining began in 1960.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the world's largest bauxite mine found near Weipa, Queensland, Australia. The rich aluminum deposits were first recognized on the end of the Cape York Peninsula in 1955, and mining began in 1960.

Weipa, Queensland, Australia

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the world's largest bauxite mine found near Weipa, Queensland, Australia. The rich aluminum deposits were first recognized on the end of the Cape York Peninsula in 1955, and mining began in 1960.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18686
Added: 2014-08-21

Views: 217

Weipa, Queensland, Australia

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the world's largest bauxite mine found near Weipa, Queensland, Australia. The rich aluminum deposits were first recognized on the end of the Cape York Peninsula in 1955, and mining began in 1960.

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NASA's Terra spacecraft captured this thermal infrared view of the spread of the forest fire in Valle Nuevo National Park near Costanza, Dominican Republic.
NASA's Terra spacecraft captured this thermal infrared view of the spread of the forest fire in Valle Nuevo National Park near Costanza, Dominican Republic.

Dominican Republic Wildfire Imaged by NASA Spacecraft

NASA's Terra spacecraft captured this thermal infrared view of the spread of the forest fire in Valle Nuevo National Park near Costanza, Dominican Republic.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18643
Added: 2014-08-06

Views: 259

Dominican Republic Wildfire Imaged by NASA Spacecraft

NASA's Terra spacecraft captured this thermal infrared view of the spread of the forest fire in Valle Nuevo National Park near Costanza, Dominican Republic.

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The star on this image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft indicates the eipcenter of a magnitude 6.1 earthquake which truck in southern China's Yunnan province, toppling thousands of homes and causing numerous casualties.
The star on this image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft indicates the eipcenter of a magnitude 6.1 earthquake which truck in southern China's Yunnan province, toppling thousands of homes and causing numerous casualties.

Site of Destructive China Temblor Imaged by NASA Spacecraft

The star on this image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft indicates the eipcenter of a magnitude 6.1 earthquake which truck in southern China's Yunnan province, toppling thousands of homes and causing numerous casualties.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18640
Added: 2014-08-05

Views: 2542

Site of Destructive China Temblor Imaged by NASA Spacecraft

The star on this image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft indicates the eipcenter of a magnitude 6.1 earthquake which truck in southern China's Yunnan province, toppling thousands of homes and causing numerous casualties.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the once-abandoned mining town of Silver Peak, Nevada, which began to thrive again when Foote Mineral Company began extracting lithium from brine below the floor of Clayton Valley in 1966.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the once-abandoned mining town of Silver Peak, Nevada, which began to thrive again when Foote Mineral Company began extracting lithium from brine below the floor of Clayton Valley in 1966.

Lithium Mining, Nevada

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the once-abandoned mining town of Silver Peak, Nevada, which began to thrive again when Foote Mineral Company began extracting lithium from brine below the floor of Clayton Valley in 1966.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18553
Added: 2014-08-05

Views: 324

Lithium Mining, Nevada

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the once-abandoned mining town of Silver Peak, Nevada, which began to thrive again when Foote Mineral Company began extracting lithium from brine below the floor of Clayton Valley in 1966.

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This image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft shows extensive flooding resulting from Typhoon Rammasun in Ningming, China. This ASTER image was acquired on July 24, 2014.
This image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft shows extensive flooding resulting from Typhoon Rammasun in Ningming, China. This ASTER image was acquired on July 24, 2014.

NASA Spacecraft Eyes China Flooding

This image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft shows extensive flooding resulting from Typhoon Rammasun in Ningming, China. This ASTER image was acquired on July 24, 2014.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18628
Added: 2014-07-28

Views: 386

NASA Spacecraft Eyes China Flooding

This image from the NASA's Terra spacecraft shows extensive flooding resulting from Typhoon Rammasun in Ningming, China. This ASTER image was acquired on July 24, 2014.

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The effects of California's severe multiyear drought are seen in this pair of images acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft of the area northeast of Madera, in the Sierra Nevada Moutains foothills between Yosemite National Park and the San Joaquin Valley
The effects of California's severe multiyear drought are seen in this pair of images acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft of the area northeast of Madera, in the Sierra Nevada Moutains foothills between Yosemite National Park and the San Joaquin Valley

Images Show Severity of California Drought

The effects of California's severe multiyear drought are seen in this pair of images acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft of the area northeast of Madera, in the Sierra Nevada Moutains foothills between Yosemite National Park and the San Joaquin Valley

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18627
Added: 2014-07-23

Views: 338

Images Show Severity of California Drought

The effects of California's severe multiyear drought are seen in this pair of images acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft of the area northeast of Madera, in the Sierra Nevada Moutains foothills between Yosemite National Park and the San Joaquin Valley

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Baektu Mountain, an active volcano on the border between North Korea and China. Rising to 2744 m, its summit caldera is filled with a crater lake, Heaven Lake.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Baektu Mountain, an active volcano on the border between North Korea and China. Rising to 2744 m, its summit caldera is filled with a crater lake, Heaven Lake.

Baektu Mountain, China & North Korea

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Baektu Mountain, an active volcano on the border between North Korea and China. Rising to 2744 m, its summit caldera is filled with a crater lake, Heaven Lake.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18507
Added: 2014-07-14

Views: 399

Baektu Mountain, China & North Korea

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Baektu Mountain, an active volcano on the border between North Korea and China. Rising to 2744 m, its summit caldera is filled with a crater lake, Heaven Lake.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Palouse, a rich farming area of some 7,000 square kilometers, reminiscent of Tuscany. But instead of vineyards, the main crops are wheat and rapeseed.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Palouse, a rich farming area of some 7,000 square kilometers, reminiscent of Tuscany. But instead of vineyards, the main crops are wheat and rapeseed.

Palouse, WA

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Palouse, a rich farming area of some 7,000 square kilometers, reminiscent of Tuscany. But instead of vineyards, the main crops are wheat and rapeseed.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18494
Added: 2014-06-25

Views: 337

Palouse, WA

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Palouse, a rich farming area of some 7,000 square kilometers, reminiscent of Tuscany. But instead of vineyards, the main crops are wheat and rapeseed.

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In May 2014, historic floods inundated Serbia and neighboring countries, causing major population displacements and property destruction. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.
In May 2014, historic floods inundated Serbia and neighboring countries, causing major population displacements and property destruction. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Historic Serbian Floods Eyed by NASA Spacecraft

In May 2014, historic floods inundated Serbia and neighboring countries, causing major population displacements and property destruction. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18051
Added: 2014-06-12

Views: 403

Historic Serbian Floods Eyed by NASA Spacecraft

In May 2014, historic floods inundated Serbia and neighboring countries, causing major population displacements and property destruction. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

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On May 26, 2014, an enormous landslide came roaring from above in a sparsely inhabited area of Mesa County, Arizona, near the town of Collbran. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.
On May 26, 2014, an enormous landslide came roaring from above in a sparsely inhabited area of Mesa County, Arizona, near the town of Collbran. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Giant Arizona Landslide Spotted by NASA Spacecraft

On May 26, 2014, an enormous landslide came roaring from above in a sparsely inhabited area of Mesa County, Arizona, near the town of Collbran. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18050
Added: 2014-06-10

Views: 410

Giant Arizona Landslide Spotted by NASA Spacecraft

On May 26, 2014, an enormous landslide came roaring from above in a sparsely inhabited area of Mesa County, Arizona, near the town of Collbran. This image was acquired by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Kerguelen Islands (also known as the Desolation Islands), which are part of the French Southern and Antarctic lands. The islands are among the most isolated places on Earth.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Kerguelen Islands (also known as the Desolation Islands), which are part of the French Southern and Antarctic lands. The islands are among the most isolated places on Earth.

Kerguelen Islands

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Kerguelen Islands (also known as the Desolation Islands), which are part of the French Southern and Antarctic lands. The islands are among the most isolated places on Earth.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18253
Added: 2014-05-27

Views: 395

Kerguelen Islands

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Kerguelen Islands (also known as the Desolation Islands), which are part of the French Southern and Antarctic lands. The islands are among the most isolated places on Earth.

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Winter still grips the volcanoes on Russia's Kamchatka peninsula. NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image showing the mantle of white, disturbed by dark ash entirely covering Sheveluch volcano from recent eruptions.
Winter still grips the volcanoes on Russia's Kamchatka peninsula. NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image showing the mantle of white, disturbed by dark ash entirely covering Sheveluch volcano from recent eruptions.

NASA Spacecraft Spots Signs of Erupting Russian Volcano

Winter still grips the volcanoes on Russia's Kamchatka peninsula. NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image showing the mantle of white, disturbed by dark ash entirely covering Sheveluch volcano from recent eruptions.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18379
Added: 2014-05-20

Views: 418

NASA Spacecraft Spots Signs of Erupting Russian Volcano

Winter still grips the volcanoes on Russia's Kamchatka peninsula. NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image showing the mantle of white, disturbed by dark ash entirely covering Sheveluch volcano from recent eruptions.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Bangladeshi coast north of Chittagong, where ships from around the world are beached and dismantled.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Bangladeshi coast north of Chittagong, where ships from around the world are beached and dismantled.

Shipbreaking, Bangladesh

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Bangladeshi coast north of Chittagong, where ships from around the world are beached and dismantled.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18258
Added: 2014-05-16

Views: 411

Shipbreaking, Bangladesh

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Bangladeshi coast north of Chittagong, where ships from around the world are beached and dismantled.

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The Nagarunja Sagar Dam on India's Krishna River is the largest masonry dam in operation in the world. This image is from NASA's Terra spacecraft.
The Nagarunja Sagar Dam on India's Krishna River is the largest masonry dam in operation in the world. This image is from NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Nagarunja Sagar Dam, India

The Nagarunja Sagar Dam on India's Krishna River is the largest masonry dam in operation in the world. This image is from NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18373
Added: 2014-05-09

Views: 494

Nagarunja Sagar Dam, India

The Nagarunja Sagar Dam on India's Krishna River is the largest masonry dam in operation in the world. This image is from NASA's Terra spacecraft.

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On April 28, 2014, NASA's Terra spacecraft spotted signs of activity at Ubinas volcano in the Peruvian Andes. The appearance of a new lava dome in March 2014 and frequent ash emissions are signs of increasing activity at this volcano.
On April 28, 2014, NASA's Terra spacecraft spotted signs of activity at Ubinas volcano in the Peruvian Andes. The appearance of a new lava dome in March 2014 and frequent ash emissions are signs of increasing activity at this volcano.

Ubinas Volcano Activity in Peruvian Andes

On April 28, 2014, NASA's Terra spacecraft spotted signs of activity at Ubinas volcano in the Peruvian Andes. The appearance of a new lava dome in March 2014 and frequent ash emissions are signs of increasing activity at this volcano.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18245
Added: 2014-05-01

Views: 3526

Ubinas Volcano Activity in Peruvian Andes

On April 28, 2014, NASA's Terra spacecraft spotted signs of activity at Ubinas volcano in the Peruvian Andes. The appearance of a new lava dome in March 2014 and frequent ash emissions are signs of increasing activity at this volcano.

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On Friday, April 26, 2014, an avalanche on Mount Everest killed at least 13 Sherpa guides. NASA's Terra spacecraft looked toward the northeast, with Mount Everest (center), and Lhotse, the fourth-highest mountain on Earth, on the skyline to right center.
On Friday, April 26, 2014, an avalanche on Mount Everest killed at least 13 Sherpa guides. NASA's Terra spacecraft looked toward the northeast, with Mount Everest (center), and Lhotse, the fourth-highest mountain on Earth, on the skyline to right center.

Deadly Everest Avalanche Site Spotted by NASA Spacecraft

On Friday, April 26, 2014, an avalanche on Mount Everest killed at least 13 Sherpa guides. NASA's Terra spacecraft looked toward the northeast, with Mount Everest (center), and Lhotse, the fourth-highest mountain on Earth, on the skyline to right center.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18046
Added: 2014-04-28

Views: 697

Deadly Everest Avalanche Site Spotted by NASA Spacecraft

On Friday, April 26, 2014, an avalanche on Mount Everest killed at least 13 Sherpa guides. NASA's Terra spacecraft looked toward the northeast, with Mount Everest (center), and Lhotse, the fourth-highest mountain on Earth, on the skyline to right center.

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Karst topography is a geological formation shaped by the dissolution of layers of soluble rock such as limestone. A good example is found in Guangxi Province in southeast China, as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.
Karst topography is a geological formation shaped by the dissolution of layers of soluble rock such as limestone. A good example is found in Guangxi Province in southeast China, as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Karst Landscape, China

Karst topography is a geological formation shaped by the dissolution of layers of soluble rock such as limestone. A good example is found in Guangxi Province in southeast China, as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18230
Added: 2014-04-28

Views: 947

Karst Landscape, China

Karst topography is a geological formation shaped by the dissolution of layers of soluble rock such as limestone. A good example is found in Guangxi Province in southeast China, as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

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Located in the fertile agricultural region of Argentina's Pampas is a guitar-shaped forest made up of cypress and eucalyptus trees as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.
Located in the fertile agricultural region of Argentina's Pampas is a guitar-shaped forest made up of cypress and eucalyptus trees as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Argentina Forest

Located in the fertile agricultural region of Argentina's Pampas is a guitar-shaped forest made up of cypress and eucalyptus trees as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18207
Added: 2014-04-07

Views: 754

Argentina Forest

Located in the fertile agricultural region of Argentina's Pampas is a guitar-shaped forest made up of cypress and eucalyptus trees as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

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Stark effects of a California drought on agriculture can be clearly seen in these two February images acquired in 2014 and 2003 by NASA's Terra spacecraft.
Stark effects of a California drought on agriculture can be clearly seen in these two February images acquired in 2014 and 2003 by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Stark Effects of California Drought on Agriculture seen by NASA Spacecraft

Stark effects of a California drought on agriculture can be clearly seen in these two February images acquired in 2014 and 2003 by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra, Landsat
Spacecraft: Terra, Landsat 8
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA18187
Added: 2014-03-26

Views: 584

Stark Effects of California Drought on Agriculture seen by NASA Spacecraft

Stark effects of a California drought on agriculture can be clearly seen in these two February images acquired in 2014 and 2003 by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

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