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Snow and sea ice off of Newfoundland and Labrador

Image captured on 19 January 2020, by the MODIS instrument, on board the Terra satellite.

Winter conditions and sea ice off of Newfoundland

Corrected reflectance/false color image (bands 7-2-1) of snow and sea ice off Newfoundland, acquired on 19 January 2020 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Instrument, on board the Terra satellite.

The historic blizzard that occurred over Newfoundland and Labrador left a record 30 inches (76.2 cm) of snow over 24 hours, with some snow drifts recorded at up to 12 to 15 feet (3.5 to 4.5 m). Source: The Washington Post.

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2020 at 10:03 AM EST