Persian Gulf

Persian Gulf
  • Credit:

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

This MODIS image from May 30, 2002, shows desert sands flowing from the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers into the Persian Gulf.

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  • Data Date:

    May 30, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    June 2, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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