MODIS Characterization Support Team
MODIS; aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite flew over Indonesia and captured this true-color image of spectacular clouds rising over the landscape.
The first storm of the Australian region's cyclone season threatened Australia’s Top End in late November 2013.
On November 23, 2013 violent eruptions shook Japan’s Sakura-jima volcano.
In late August 2012, Tropical Storm Isaac hovered over the Caribbean Sea, taking aim at populated areas. At 2:00 p.m. EDT on August 23, shortly after MODIS took this picture, the U.S.
The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this true-color image of the fires on August 13, 2012.