Corsica, Sardinia and Italy

Corsica, Sardinia and Italy
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

MODIS captured this true-color image of Italy and nearby islands on June 5, 2001. The islands pictured from bottom to top are Sicily, Sardinia, and Corsica. Both Sicily and Sardinia are Italian islands, while Corsica is a French island.

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  • Data Date:

    June 5, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    June 5, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration