Dragon Lake, Siberia
  download large image (3 MB, JPEG, 4400x4400)

Nicknamed “Dragon Lake,” this body of water is formed by the Bratskove Reservoir, built along the Angara river in southern Siberia, near the city of Bratsk. This image was acquired in winter, when the lake is frozen.

This image was acquired by Landsat 7’s Enhanced Thematic Mapper plus (ETM+) sensor on December 19, 1999. This is a natural color composite image made using blue, green, and red wavelengths.

Image provided by the USGS EROS Data Center Satellite Systems Branch

Dragon Lake, Siberia

May 20, 2002
More Images of the Day
Left
Bering Sea in Bloom An Astronaut's View of Jewel-toned Lakes
Right