Queen Elizabeth Islands and Baffin Bay, Northern Canada

Queen Elizabeth Islands and Baffin Bay, Northern Canada
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

This true-color MODIS image from northern Canada shows the northernmost of the Queen Elizabeth Islands, Ellesmere Island, separated from the northwestern tip of Greenland by the slowly thawing Nares Strait.

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Metadata

  • Data Date:

    June 15, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    June 15, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration