28 Oct '11, 6pm

Flooding in Southern Pakistan [image] #NASA

Flooding in Southern Pakistan [image] #NASA

View Image Comparison View Both Images Floods were slowly receding in southern Pakistan’s Sindh Province in late October 2011. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured these images on October 28, 2011 (top), and September 11, 2011 (bottom). Both images use a combination of visible and infrared light to better distinguish between water and land. Water is dark blue, vegetation is green, bare ground is pink-beige, and clouds are pale blue-green. The flooding resulted from unusually heavy monsoon rains over southern Pakistan in late summer of 2011. This flooding occurred one year after historic floods struck the country. By late October, flooding had receded significantly, but compared to typical conditions at this time of year, water remained very high. On October 27, 2011, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of H...

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Flooding in Thailand [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 26 Oct '11, 12pm

View Image Comparison View Both Images The Chao Phraya River forms at the confluence of smaller rivers in central Thailand...

人工衛星で見るタイの洪水。上が10月で、下が7月。 Flooding in Thailand ...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 26 Oct '11, 10pm

View Image Comparison View Both Images The Chao Phraya River forms at the confluence of smaller rivers in central Thailand...

Flooding around Bangkok [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 25 Oct '11, 6pm

View Image Comparison View Both Images Flood waters continued traveling southward through Thailand on October 25, 2011, pr...

Dust off Western Africa [image] #NASA

Dust off Western Africa [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 27 Oct '11, 9pm

Dust blew off the west coast of Africa and over the Atlantic Ocean in late October 2011. The Moderate Resolution Imaging S...

Flooding in Thailand and Cambodia : Natural Haz...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 23 Oct '11, 9am

View Image Comparison View Both Images Thailand’s Chao Phraya River forms at the confluence of smaller rivers near Nakhon ...

Pakistan test-fires nuclear-capable stealth missile

Pakistan test-fires nuclear-capable stealth mis...

channelnewsasia.com 28 Oct '11, 10am

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan said it had successfully test-fired Friday a stealth cruise missile capable of carrying nuclear warhea...

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Flooding near Bangkok : Natural Hazards #NASA ฝ...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 23 Oct '11, 9am

View Image Comparison View Both Images Thailand’s capital city of Bangkok faced the prospect of severe flooding in late Oc...

NASA Images of BKK from Oct 25: #thaifloodeng

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 26 Oct '11, 10pm

View Image Comparison View Both Images Flood waters continued traveling southward through Thailand on October 25, 2011, pr...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Flooding in Bangkok

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Flooding in Bangkok

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Oct '11, 6pm

On Our Radar: Flooding in Bangkok By THE NEW YORK TIMES Getty Images A neighborhood near the Chayo Praya River in Bangkok....