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Snapshots

  1. clouds

    Snapshot Title: clouds
    Taken by: brian zuniga

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    clouds



  2. clouds in russia

    Snapshot Title: clouds in russia
    Taken by: Camille Duong

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    clouds over russia



  3. Seif

    Snapshot Title: Seif
    Taken by: Marisol Salvatierra

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:



  4. Seif Dunes

    Snapshot Title: Seif Dunes
    Taken by: Marisol Salvatierra

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:



  5. Lagoon

    Snapshot Title: Lagoon
    Taken by: Marisol Salvatierra

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:



  6. Tombolo

    Snapshot Title: Tombolo
    Taken by: Marisol Salvatierra

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:



  7. Groins

    Snapshot Title: Groins
    Taken by: Marisol Salvatierra

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Built to prevent erosion



  8. Spit

    Snapshot Title: Spit
    Taken by: Marisol Salvatierra

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Coastal Deposition occurs when wave action is reduced or slowed creating sand spits.



  9. What city, what country?

    Snapshot Title: What city, what country?
    Taken by: John Post

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Where's my map?



  10. volga

    Snapshot Title: volga
    Taken by: fryup

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    cvolga



  11. Dendrites

    Snapshot Title: Dendrites
    Taken by: mrosendo

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Dendrites



  12. Fractals

    Snapshot Title: Fractals
    Taken by: Askario

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Mmm, it's so fractalic)



  13. Kazan

    Snapshot Title: Kazan
    Taken by: Askario

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Kazan city, Tatarstan republic



  14. Самара, Кировский мостовой переход

    Snapshot Title: Самара, Кировский мостовой переход
    Taken by: alexdee

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Время снимка: апрель 2013



  15. Head of a bird

    Snapshot Title: Head of a bird
    Taken by: geoparadigm

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Perhaps a parakeet or a falcon



  16. Guy with goggles and white beard looking up at me

    Snapshot Title: Guy with goggles and white beard looking up at me
    Taken by: geoparadigm

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Amazing find in the ice flows.



  17. circles

    Snapshot Title: circles
    Taken by: brainis

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    circles



  18. Fire?

    Snapshot Title: Fire?
    Taken by: Dimaltsev

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    looks like a fire



  19. samara

    Snapshot Title: samara
    Taken by: aleynikov-ae

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    aaa



  20. Samara

    Snapshot Title: Samara
    Taken by: firefish

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Samara



  21. Ulyanovsk long swatch

    Snapshot Title: Ulyanovsk long swatch
    Taken by: freeExec

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Zima end



  22. water shapes

    Snapshot Title: water shapes
    Taken by: mildred207a

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    water shapes



  23. circles along river

    Snapshot Title: circles along river
    Taken by: mildred207a

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    circles along river



  24. circles

    Snapshot Title: circles
    Taken by: mildred207a

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    unknown



  25. Circular irrigation fields?

    Snapshot Title: Circular irrigation fields?
    Taken by: Glen David Short

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Circular irrigation fields? Watered by rotating booms.



  26. Great Dyke

    Snapshot Title: Great Dyke
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The Great Dyke of Zimbabwe is a long (340 miles) series of ridges that contain rich ore deposits.



  27. Lake Victoria

    Snapshot Title: Lake Victoria
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The largest lake in Africa, Lake Victoria straddles Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania.



  28. Mt. Elgon

    Snapshot Title: Mt. Elgon
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Mt. Elgon, at 14,177 feet (4,321 m) is on the border between Uganda (left) and Kenya (right).



  29. Turkwell Gorge Reservoir

    Snapshot Title: Turkwell Gorge Reservoir
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    In the Cherangani Hills of Kenya, the Turkwell Gorge Reservoir can be seen here.



  30. Lake Tana

    Snapshot Title: Lake Tana
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Lake Tana, Ethiopia



  31. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

    Snapshot Title: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Taken by: Robert Simmon

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Largest Port on the Red Sea



  32. Medina, Saudi Arabia

    Snapshot Title: Medina, Saudi Arabia
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The city of Medina and the lava fields to the southeast can be seen here.



  33. Lake Qadisiyah

    Snapshot Title: Lake Qadisiyah
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Lake Qadisiyah, near Haditha, Iraq is a dam-formed lake along the Euphrates River.



  34. Pivot Irrigation

    Snapshot Title: Pivot Irrigation
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The circular patterns of pivot irrigation contrast with the arid surroundings.



  35. Mosul Dam Lake

    Snapshot Title: Mosul Dam Lake
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The Mosul Dam in Iraq blocks the Tigris River forming a large lake behind it.



  36. Lake Baskunchak

    Snapshot Title: Lake Baskunchak
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Lake Baskunchak is a salt lake and nature preserve outside the city of Akhtubinsk.



  37. Tolyatti

    Snapshot Title: Tolyatti
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Tolyatti sits on the Volga River, which has floating ice on it in this view.



  38. Dimitrovgrad

    Snapshot Title: Dimitrovgrad
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The city of Dimitrovgrad sits on the Bolshoy Cheremshan River



  39. Ice on the Kama River

    Snapshot Title: Ice on the Kama River
    Taken by: NASA Earth Observatory

    Image: Landsat Data Continuity Mission: The Long Swath
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    In the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, ice is visible on the Kama River at the confluence with the Volga River.