Australia West Coast

Australia West Coast
  • Credit:

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

This striking true-color image of the Western Australia state was compiled from data acquired by the MODIS sensor on April 5, 2002. Australia is a land known for its striking scenery - from its red deserts to its spectacular coasts to its rich agricultural regions. This image shows all three.

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  • Data Date:

    April 5, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    April 12, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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