Lakes in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau
Image captured on 23 November 2015 by the MODIS instrument, on board NASA's Terra satellite.
Image of lakes in Tibet acquired on 23 November 2015 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensor on board NASA's Terra satellite. Many of the lakes vary in color due to the differences in depth, presence of sediment, mineral content, and microscopic organisms.
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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2018 at 12:39 PM EDT