The GeoChristian

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Earth Observatory — recent images

Some of my favorite recent images from NASA’s Earth Observatory Image of the Day:

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Swirling sea ice near Baffin Island (credit: NASA/Terra/MODIS)


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Apollo 11 landing site (credit: NASA/Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter). Images of other Apollo landing sites are at NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter site. The orbiter isn’t in its final orbit, and future images will have better resolution.


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Apollo 11 launch pad (credit: NASA/Earth Observing-1 satellite)


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Mount Tambora, Indonesia — Site of the largest volcanic eruption in recorded history, 1815, which led to the 1816 “Year without a summer.” (Credit: International Space Station/Expedition 20 crew)

Grace and Peace

July 25, 2009 - Posted by | Geology | , ,

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