MODIS: The Near East

MODIS: The Near East
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Science Team

This MODIS view shows the Middle Eastern region from Lebanon and Syria in the north, down through Israel, Jordan, and Egypt. The fertile Nile River delta is easily visible.

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  • Data Date:

    September 10, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    October 12, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration