Great Sandy Scars

Earth As Art image Great Sandy Scars

Detailed Description

In a small corner of the vast Great Sandy Desert in Western Australia, large sand dunes—the only sand in this desert of scrub and rock—appear as lines stretching from left to right. The light-colored fan shapes are scars from wildfires.

  • Collection: Earth as Art
  • Source: Landsat 7
  • Scale: 1.6 miles (2.5km)
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Details

Image Dimensions: 7904 x 8512

Date Taken:

Location Taken: AU