Major Dust Storm East of Bam, Iran

Major Dust Storm East of Bam, Iran

This stunning photo shows a major dust storm raging in the Kerman Desert, just east of the city of Bam in Southeastern, Iran. The image was acquired by the crew of the International Space Station on the afternoon of February 15, 2004, using a digital camera with a 50-mm lens.

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  • Data Date:

    February 15, 2004
  • Visualization Date:

    February 25, 2004
  • Sensor(s):

    ISS - Digital Camera
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