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Tag: Zavodovski island

  • Tuesday, May 6th 2014 - 06:26 UTC

    NASA catches images of volcanic activity in South Sandwich Islands

    The images from 19 April refer to the Zavodovski island and Mount Michael volcano on Saunders island

    The South Sandwich Islands, in the far southern Atlantic Ocean, are often shrouded with thick cloud, making it difficult to view the region from space. Sometimes, however, the use of false-color imagery can be used to reveal events that would otherwise be obscured under cloud cover.