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Gulfs of Finland and Riga ice thaw

Gulfs of Finland and Riga ice thaw Image ID 80
Acquisition date 11-Mar-2006
Over head time 09:10:00
Satellite Sensor modis
Sensor Channel(s) 1,4,3

Ice in the Gulfs of Finland and Riga is thawing, breaking up and flowing out into the Baltic Sea. At the eastern end of the Gulf of Finland lies St. Petersburg and to its east, Lake Ladoga, the largest European lake. In this image Lakes Ladoga and Ilmen (North West Russia) and Lake Peipus (on the Estonian Russian border) are frozen.

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