30 Jul '11, 10pm

NASA Earth Observato Burn Scar from Fourmile Canyon Fire: Acquired June 7, 2011, these images provide natural...

acquired June 7, 2011 download large image (2 MB, JPEG) acquired June 7, 2011 download GeoTIFF file (5 MB, TIFF) acquired June 7, 2011 download large image (5 MB, JPEG) acquired June 7, 2011 download GeoTIFF file (40 MB, TIFF) acquired June 7, 2011 download Google Earth file (KML) In September 2010, the Fourmile Canyon Fire broke out in the foothills west of Boulder, Colorado, scorching more than 6,000 acres (2,500 hectares) and forcing residents to evacuate. Ten months later, residents had to evacuate again, this time to flee floods. Stripped of vegetation, the slopes along Fourmile Canyon soaked up little of the water dropped by a thunderstorm. Instead, the runoff surged into local stream channels. On June 7, 2011, the Advanced Land Imager (ALI) on NASA’s Earth Observing-1 (EO-1) satellite observed the Fourmile Canyon burn scar. The top image is made from a combination o...

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 30 Jul '11, 10pm

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 29 Jul '11, 11pm

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 29 Jul '11, 8am

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 31 Jul '11, 1am

Dust from Syria and Iraq continued blowing toward the northwest on July 30, 2011, when the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spe...

NASA Earth Observato Petermann Ice Island-A off Labrador: Acquired July 28, 2011, this natural-color image sh...

NASA Earth Observato Petermann Ice Island-A off...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 29 Jul '11, 8pm

The Petermann Ice Island-A (PII-A) continued drifting southward on July 28, 2011. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectror...

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 30 Jul '11, 3pm

The icy cap over Earth’s North Pole reaches its summer minimum in September and its winter maximum in late February or ear...

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 31 Jul '11, 10pm

Each day, the Crew Earth Observations team at NASA’s Johnson Space Center sends specific ground targets for photography to...

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mnn.com 31 Jul '11, 9am

The habitat in Canyon de Chelly National Monument ranges from desert grassland to pinion pine-juniper woodlands along the ...

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 31 Jul '11, 10pm

Each day, the Crew Earth Observations team at NASA’s Johnson Space Center sends specific ground targets for photography to...

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 29 Jul '11, 10pm

In the early summer of 2011, the Medvezhiy Glacier in Tajikistan slid abruptly down its valley and for greater distance th...

Tropical Storm Don [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 31 Jul '11, 7pm

Tropical Storm Don became the first tropical system of the 2011 hurricane season to make landfall in the United States. Do...

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