Mt Erebus at the NASA Earth Observatory 18 February 2009Posted by admin in Antarctica, Erebus, NASA Earth Observatory, volcano monitoring.
Tags: Antarctica, Erebus, NASA Earth Observatory
At the NASA Earth Observatory there’s a new image (small version above) of the Antarctic volcano Mount Erebus, captured by the Advanced Land Imager (ALI) on NASA’s Earth Observing-1 (EO-1) satellite. The Earth Observatory team have paired this true-colour image with another thermal image showing the volcano’s lava lake, and provided their usual detailed and highly informative caption.
NASA Earth Observatory: Volcanic Activity on Mt. Erebus.
[Image credit: NASA image created by Jesse Allen, using EO-1 ALI data provided courtesy of the NASA EO-1 Team.]