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Nicaraguan Smoke Plumes

There still appears to be a bit of smoke coming from the volcano San Cristobal in this SeaWiFS image. A considerably more prominent smoke plume appears to originate at Volcan Masaya between Lake Managua and Lake Nicaragua.

Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

Published December 2, 1999
Data acquired December 2, 1999

OrbView-2 > SeaWiFS
Atmosphere > Aerosols > Dust/Ash
Solid Earth > Volcanoes > Volcanic Ash/Dust