Earth Snapshot RSS Feed Twitter
 
 
 
 

Cloud Streets and Wave Clouds Over Black Sea and Near Turkey – February 9th, 2010

43.0N 35.0E

February 9th, 2010 Category: Clouds, Image of the day

Turkey - January 25th, 2010

Turkey - January 25th, 2010

Parallel rows of cumulus clouds create a striped pattern over the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov (upper right corner). This phenomenon, known as cloud streets, stretches from the Ukraine in the North to  Turkey in the South. Parts of Russia (upper right), Moldova, Romania and Bulgaria (left side, from above to below) are also visible.

Upon opening the full image, all of Turkey and parts of the Mediterranean Sea are visible. A cloud phenomenon can be observed here as well: ridged or wavelike patterns, known as wave clouds.

Leave a Reply


About Us

Earth Observation

Organisations

Archive

September 2017
M T W T F S S
« Mar    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930  

Categories


Bulletin Board


Featured Posts

Information

37


Take Action

Widgets