Obskaya Guba (Mouth of the Ob River), Russia

Obskaya Guba (Mouth of the Ob River), Russia
  • Credit:

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

This MODIS true-color image shows the frozen mouth of the Ob' River, where it empties into the Arctic Ocean via the Kara Sea. The Ob' flows in at the lower left of the upside-down J.

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  • Data Date:

    May 29, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    May 29, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration