Mulanje Massif

Earth As Art image of Malawi

Detailed Description

In southern Malawi, the erosion-resistant rock of Mulanje Massif, a large mountain mass, rises dramatically above the landscape near Lake Chilwa, a shallow, saline lake. The upper slopes of the massif are protected forest. The deep green color south of the massif is tea and macadamia farms.

  • Collection: Earth as Art 4
  • Source: Landsat 8
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Details

Image Dimensions: 7801 x 8400

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US