Like dark fingers, cold ocean waters reach deeply into the mountainous coastline of
northern Norway, defining the fjords for which the country is famous. Flanked by
snow capped peaks, some of these ice-sculpted fjords are hundreds of meters deep.
This scene was acquired by the ASTER instrument on NASA’s Terra satellite on
April 17, 2002.
Image provided by the
USGS EROS Data Center Satellite Systems
Branch as part of the Earth as Art II image series