Smoke Over Southern Andes Mountains
acquired February 6, 2002 download large image (521 KB, JPEG, 540x822)

There appeared to be some large fires burning in the Southern Andes Mountains on Feb. 6, 2002, filling the skies over the region with considerable smoke and haze. The Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS), flying aboard the OrbView-2 satellite, acquired this true-color scene on Feb. 6.

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

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OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS

Smoke Over Southern Andes Mountains

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