Scandinavia 03/15/02

MODIS image of Scandinavia

MODIS bands 1,4,3 RGB true color image of Scandinavia on the 15th of March 2002.

In this mostly cloud-free true-color scene, much of Scandinavia can be seen to be still covered by snow. From left to right across the top of this image are the countries of Norway, Sweden, Finland, and northwestern Russia. The Baltic Sea is located in the bottom center of this scene, with the Gulf of Bothnia to the north (in the center of this scene) and the Gulf of Finland to the northeast.

Image courtesy of NASA's MODIS Land Rapid Response Team.