How Warm Was This Summer?
NASA release September 30, 2010
This map, based on land surface temperatures observed by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite, shows temperature anomalies for the Russian Federation from July 20–27, 2010, compared to temperatures for the same dates from 2000 to 2008. For more information about this image, please visit www.nasa.gov/topics/earth/features/summer-temps.html
Credit: NASA Earth Observatory
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