Queen Elizabeth Islands (Northern Canada), Northern coast of Greenland, and Baffin Bay

Queen Elizabeth Islands (Northern Canada), Northern coast of Greenland, and Baffin Bay
  • Credit:

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

MODIS acquired this true-color image of the Queen Elizabeth Islands in northern Canada (image left) and northwestern Greenland (image right) as the ice in the Nares Strait, which separates the two, was beginning to break up.

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  • Data Date:

    May 25, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    May 25, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
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