Last update: October 19th, 2019 at 2:00 pm
“These are definitely contrails,” said Bastiaan Van Diedenhoven, a researcher for Columbia University and NASA’s Goddard Institute. “Patterns like this don’t form naturally.”
This natural-color image was captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on board the Aqua satellite.
Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory