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Eruption of La Soufriere Volcano

Image captured on 10 April 2021, by the VIIRS instrument, aboard the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi NPP satellite.

La Soufriere Volcano on 10 April 2021 (Suomi NPP/VIIRS)

True-color image of the eruption of La Soufriere Volcano on the island of St Vincent in the Caribbean. This image was acquired on 10 April 2021 by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS), aboard the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi National Polar orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) satellite. View the high Aerosol Index associated with the eruption, as well as the presence of sulfur dioxide in the atmosphere from the eruption.

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Page Last Updated: Apr 19, 2021 at 10:34 AM EDT