• Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

A hint of snow may still be present in the southern Sierra Nevada Mountain in California, as seen by MODIS in this true-color image.

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  • Data Date:

    June 10, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    June 10, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration