David Kirkpatrick

April 18, 2010

NASA image of Eyjafjallajökull volcano ash cloud

Filed under: et.al., Science — Tags: , , , — David Kirkpatrick @ 2:23 am

I do space images fairly often, here’s an image from space of the ash from the Eyjafjallajökull volcano eruption in Iceland:

Caption: NASA’s Terra satellite flew over the volcano on April 16 10:45 UTC (6:45 a.m. EDT) and the MODIS instrument captured a visible image of Eyjafjallajökull’s ash plume (brown cloud) stretching from the UK (left) to Germany (right).

Credit: NASA/MODIS Rapid Response Team

Here’s a link to the release with more information on the image.

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