Natural Event

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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Traffic Jam on the Suez Canal
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Traffic Jam on the Suez Canal

Hundreds of ships have been left idling around the key shipping route. Nature played a role in solving the problem.

Published Mar 29, 2021

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Landsat Views a Nighttime Eruption
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Landsat Views a Nighttime Eruption

Lava from the volcanic eruption on Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula lights up clouds from below.

Published Mar 23, 2021

Atmosphere Land Volcanoes Remote Sensing

Volcanic Eruption Lights Up Iceland
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Volcanic Eruption Lights Up Iceland

In an eruption not far from Reykjavik, lava poured from spatter cones along a new fissure on Reykjanes peninsula.

Published Mar 22, 2021

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Long-lasting Dust Storm from Chihuahua
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Long-lasting Dust Storm from Chihuahua

A strong low-pressure system along the Mexico-United States border scattered dust for nearly eight hours.

Published Mar 17, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Land Dust and Haze Remote Sensing