The American Southwest

The American Southwest
  • Credit:

    Jeff Schmaltz

This beautiful view of California (far left), Nevada (left), Utah (right) and Arizona (bottom right) was acquired by the MODIS on the Terra satellite on April 20, 2006. There are a number of famous features shown in this image.

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  • Data Date:

    April 20, 2006
  • Visualization Date:

    April 30, 2006
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration