1. Tibesti Mountains, Chad

Tibesti Mountains, Chad

Image captured on 4 January 2016 by the MODIS instrument, on board the Aqua satellite.

Tibesti Massif 4 Jan 2015 Aqua LgImage of the Tibesti Mountains in northern Chad, acquired on 4 January 2016 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensor on board the Aqua satellite. This mountain range includes the highest mountain in Chad, the Emi Koussi in the south, and the central third of the range is of volcanic origin.

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Last Updated: Aug 30, 2017 at 4:24 PM EDT