Smoke Plume from Mt. Etna

Smoke Plume from Mt. Etna
  • Credit:

    Image courtesy the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

Italy’s snow-capped Mount Etna was sending a faint, thin smoke plume emanating eastward on February 28, 2002. This true-color image was acquired by the Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS), flying aboard the Orbview-2 satellite.

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  • Data Date:

    February 28, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    March 2, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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