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Omsk Shakes off Winter Frost
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Omsk Shakes off Winter Frost

After months of snow cover, the region is shedding its winter coat.

Published Apr 24, 2021

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Pacaya Heats Up
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Pacaya Heats Up

Lava flows from the persistent Guatemalan volcano are approaching some nearby villages.

Published Apr 6, 2021

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Land Surface Temperature
Global Maps

Land Surface Temperature

Land surface temperatures rise and fall with the heat of the Sun, and they represent how hot or cold the surface would feel to touch. These maps show daytime land temperatures as measured from space.

Feb 2000 — Mar 2021

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Land Surface Temperature Anomaly
Global Maps

Land Surface Temperature Anomaly

These maps depict anomalies in land surface temperatures (LSTs); that is, how much hotter or cooler a region was compared to the long-term average. LST anomalies can indicate heat waves or cold spells.

Feb 2000 — Mar 2021

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Wild Swings in Great Lakes Ice
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Wild Swings in Great Lakes Ice

Despite a cold snap in February, low ice cover prevailed across the lakes in winter 2020-2021.

Published Mar 4, 2021

Image of the Day Heat Water Severe Storms Snow and Ice Remote Sensing