Florida, Bahamas and Cuba

Florida, Bahamas and Cuba
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

This MODIS image from May 16, 2001, shows southern Florida (top), the Bahamas (right), and Cuba (bottom center). A few scattered fires have been detected by MODIS, and are marked with red dots. At Florida's southern tip, Lake Okeechobee makes a dark circle against the surrounding terrain.

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  • Data Date:

    May 16, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    March 1, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration