The Alps in Europe

The Alps in Europe
  • Credit:

    Jeff Schmaltz

The Alps, which run through the middle of this MODIS image, is one of the great mountain range systems of Europe, stretching from Austria, Italy and Slovenia in the east, through Italy, Switzerland, Liechtenstein and Germany to France in the west.

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  • Data Date:

    April 14, 2006
  • Visualization Date:

    April 21, 2006
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration