Worldview Image of the Week

Ash Plume from Mount Etna, Sicily

Image captured on 4 December 2015 by the MODIS instrument, aboard the Terra satellite.



Image of an ash plume from Mount Etna, Sicily, acquired on 4 December 2015 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensor aboard the Terra satellite. Etna, Europe's largest and most active volcano, most recently began erupting on 2 December 2015.

Visit Worldview to visualize near real-time data from NASA's Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS).

Sources: Etna volcano.; Etna volcano - eruption update.

Last Updated
Sep 11, 2020