Sheveluch Volcano Eruption Ash

Sheveluch Volcano Eruption Ash
  • Credit:

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

The clouds to the east of the Sheveluch volcano (marked with an arrow) on the Kamchatka peninsula in this SeaWiFS image are much yellower than their neighbors -- most likely due to the volcanic ash.

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  • Data Date:

    August 29, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    August 29, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration