Remote sensing releated research at the
Eötvös Loránd University based on data
provided by the
ELTE receiving station
MODIS images

Selection of the received Terra/Aqua True Color MODIS images from 2008

The Caspian Sea

(Terra, 2008.10.29. 08:01)


Foggy weather by the lake Balaton

Terra, 2008.10.11. 09:50


Dust storm in Turkey close to the Storage-lake Atatürk, Karakaya and Keban (from the south to the north)

(Terra, 2008.09.09. 08:13)


Phytoplankton bloom in the Barents Sea

(Terra, 2008.08.12. 09:25)


The two-coloured Balaton

(Terra, 2008.08.03. 09:30)

Iceland (Terra, 2008.07.30. 11:33)

Arctic night at the North Cape

(Terra, 2008.06.23. 19:09)


Cirrus clouds over the region of the Carpathian Basin

(Terra, 2008.05.26. 09:12)


Phytoplankton bloom in the Black Sea near Istanbul

(Terra, 2008.05.16. 08:35)


Sand-storm over the Mediterranean Sea

(Terra, 2008.05.13. 09:42)


Western Russia

(Terra, 2008.05.02. 08:23)


Yellow rape fields on the western part of Hungary

(Terra, 2008.04.27. 09:42)


The drift of the prevoiusly transported saharan dust
over the Mediterranean Sea

(Terra, 2008.03.24. 08:17 and Terra, 2008.03.25. 08:59)


Front overpass over the Mediterranean Sea

(Terra, 2008.03.23. 09:11)


Cyclon over Western Europe

(With land-sea mask)

(Terra, 2008.03.10. 11:22)

Contrails over the western basin of the Mediterranean Sea
(Terra, 2008.03.03. 13:13)
Hazy and most probably polluted air over the plains of river Po
(Aqua, 2008.02.24. 12:15)
Dust storm over the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea
(Terra, 2008.02.08. 08:47)
Snow in the Middle East: in Lebanon and Syria
(Terra, 2008.02.05. 08:17)
After the overpass of a coldfront: wave clouds at the Dinarides and the clear Carpathian-basin
(Terra, 2008.01.28. 09:06)
The Adriatic Sea and the wind bora
(Terra, 2008.01.23. 10:25)
Snow covered western part of Hungary (Terra, 2008.01.08. 09:31)

The applied software is the MODIS True Color which was created by Liam Gumley (1),
Jacques Descloitres (2) and Jeffrey Schmaltz (2), 2003.
(1) Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison
(2) MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

The installation of the satellite data receiving station was supported by
the Hungarian Space Office and The Ministry of Informatics and Communication

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