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Grounded in the Caspian Sea

A diamond-shaped piece of ice is a stranger amid thin ice.


NASA Earth Observatory images by Joshua Stevens, using Landsat data from the U.S. Geological Survey. Caption by Kathryn Hansen, with image interpretation by Alexei Kouraev and Piter Bukharitsin.

Published March 1, 2017
Data acquired February 4, 2017

Sources:
Landsat 8 > OLI
Landsat 8 > TIRS