Northern coast of Greenland

Northern coast of Greenland
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Lower latitudes may be approaching summer, but this MODIS true-color image shows the northern coast of Greenland still deep in winter.

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  • Data Date:

    May 20, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    May 20, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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