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Typhoon Lekima nears China

Acquired on 9 August 2019 by the VIIRS on-board Suomi NPP satellite, the image shows twin typhoons, Lekima (left) and Krosa (right), continuing to churn across the Western Pacific Ocean late this week, threatening East Asian countries with destructive winds and rain.

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Iceland’s raging rivers

Captured on 06 June 2019 by NASA's Landsat-8 mission, this image takes us over Iceland, a country rich with compelling geologic phenomena, volcanoes and ice caps abound.

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Lake Balaton, Hungary

Captured on 27 February 2019 by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission, this image takes us over Lake Balaton in western Hungary. With a surface area of around 600 sq km and a length of around 78 km, this freshwater lake is the largest in central Europe.

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La Pampa and Rio Negro, Argentina

The fertile Pampas, grasslands located in northern Argentina, Uruguay, and southern Brazil, are frequently struck by wildfires, both from natural causes, such as lightning, and from man-made control, for agricultural purposes. This Proba-V image shows the pampas recovering from wildfire damage.

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Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storm Barry

Tropical Storm Barry, seen here by GOES East on 12 July, 2019, at 9 a.m. (ET) is strengthening over the warm waters of the northern Gulf of Mexico. Barry is expected to begin tracking toward the northwest later today and turn north on Saturday before making landfall.

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Irminger Sea ice swirl

Captured on 9 June 2019 by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission, this image takes us over a swirl of sea ice off the east coast of Greenland in the Irminger Sea.

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Water shortages in India

Nearly 65 percent of the country's reservoirs were running dry in June 2019. Image acquired by Landsat 8's Operational Land Imager on 19 June.

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Raikoke spits ash

An unexpected and powerful eruption started at Raikoke volcano in the Kuril Islands on 21 June 2019. This image, which was captured on 22 June, shows the brown ash plumes rising high above the dense clouds – drifting eastwards over the North Pacific Ocean.

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Major Greenland glacier is growing

Jakobshavn Glacier has grown for the third year in a row, and scientists attribute the change to cool ocean waters. The image acquired, on 6 June 2019, by the Operational Land Imager on Landsat 8, shows a natural-colour view of Jakobshavn Glacier, western Greenland.

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Lake Valencia, Venezuela

Captured on 2 February 2019 by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission, this image takes us over Lake Valencia, in northern Venezuela.