Sentinels team up; A massive ice avalanche in Tibet documented summer of 2016

The Copernicus Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 satellites have found signs of an ongoing glacier dislocation between two recent massive ice avalanches in Tibet.

Sentinels team up reporting 12. October.

Climate change may be linked to one of the world's largest documented ice avalanches, which took place in the west of the Tibet Autonomous Region on 17 July 2016.


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Sentinels team up; 12 October, Sentinel Online, 12.10.2016

Twin glacier collapse in Tibet puzzles scientists and triggers rapid international Collaboration (pdf).



Published Oct. 13, 2016 10:35 AM - Last modified Oct. 13, 2016 10:35 AM