Cuba and Jamaica

Cuba and Jamaica
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

This MODIS true-color image shows Cuba (center) and Jamaica (lower right). The bright blue green color around the islands is likely due to the brighter solar reflection over the more shallow waters that surround the islands.

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  • Data Date:

    June 8, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    June 10, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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