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The Alps, orographic cloud and lee waves

The Alps, orographic cloud and lee waves Image ID 571
Acquisition date 10-Jun-2006
Over head time 10:31:00
Satellite Sensor modis
Sensor Channel(s) 1,4,3

Orographic cloud can be seen over the southern Italian Alps, streaming over northern Italy. Alpine lee waves are also visible and a large smoke plume from the Italian west coast drifts over the Tyrrhenian Sea.

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