Pacaya Volcano
acquired March 2, 2014 download large image (654 KB, JPEG, 1200x1000)
acquired March 2, 2014 download GeoTIFF file (3 MB, TIFF)
acquired March 2, 2014 download Google Earth file (KMZ)

Pacaya Volcano, about 25 kilometers (16 miles) from the center of Guatemala City, erupted on March 2, 2014. This natural-color satellite image was collected on the morning of the eruption by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) aboard the Terra satellite.

NASA image courtesy Jeff Schmaltz LANCE/EOSDIS MODIS Rapid Response Team, GSFC. Caption by Robert Simmon.

Instrument(s): 
Terra - MODIS

Pacaya Volcano

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