Major snowfall across Turkey • Earth.com

Last update: June 16th, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Today’s Image of the Day from the European Space Agency (ESA) shows that the snowfall causing issues in Austria and Germany has now also reached Turkey.

According to the ESA, the snow started falling in the region on January 6, mainly affecting northern and eastern provinces.

Some remote villages have been cut off by the snow, while large cities including Ankara have been impacted as well.

This image was captured on January 9 by the Copernicus Sentinel-3 satellite system.

By Chrissy Sexton, Earth.com Staff Writer

Image Credit: European Space Agency

 

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