South Australia

South Australia
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

These true-color Terra MODIS images feature the southeastern portion of Australia, from the eastern edge of the Great Victoria Desert in the west to the Tasman Sea in the east, from the Sturt Stony Desert in the north to the Southern Ocean in the south. Taken in Australia’s summer season, these images present a range of rich colors and contrasts.

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  • Data Date:

    September 5, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    October 1, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration