Himalaya Smoke

Himalaya Smoke
  • Credit:

    Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

Extending from the southern border of Kashmir along the southern flank of the Himalayas and covering much of Nepal, the grayish cloud in this SeaWiFS image looks very much like smoke.

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  • Data Date:

    April 29, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    April 29, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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