Posted: 27.01.2023 17:54:00

NASA released full Earth snapshot

American NASA published new images of the Earth. They were taken in December 2022 from the recently launched NOAA-21 satellite, reports

The fresh photos feature the entire planet — including azure shores of the Caribbean Sea and thick smog over Northern India.

A special device, FIIRS, was used for that purpose. According to experts, the satellite can track forest fires, drought and flooding. It will provide important information about the oceans and atmosphere of our planet.

Photos by NOAA's STAR VIIRS Imagery Team