Cellular Ice

Earth As Art image of Canadian Spicer Islands

Detailed Description

The ice surrounding the northern Canadian Spicer Islands, shown in bright red, resembles a cell, complete with ribosomes, mitochondria, and a nucleus. Even though the image was captured shortly after the first day of summer in the Northern Hemisphere, the islands are locked in ice.

  • Collection: Earth as Art 4
  • Source: Landsat 8
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Image Dimensions: 7801 x 8400

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US