SeaWiFS: Mt. Etna Erupting

SeaWiFS: Mt. Etna Erupting
  • Credit:

    Credit line for all images: Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

On July 22, 2001, SeaWiFS imaged a yellowish-brown plume emanating from the Mt. Etna volcano and stretching over 600 kilometers southeastward across the Mediterranean towards Libya.

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  • Data Date:

    July 22, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    July 22, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
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