1. Dust Storm off the coast of Mauritania

Dust Storm off the coast of Mauritania

Image captured on 1 January 2018, by the MODIS instrument, on board NASA's Aqua satellite.

Dust Storm off the coast of Mauritania on 1 January 2018 (MODIS/Aqua)

Image of a dust storm off the coast of Mauritania, acquired on 1 January 2018. The photo-like, true color corrected reflectance image was captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument on board NASA's Aqua satellite.

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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2018 at 11:44 AM EDT