An extra muddy river in Madagascar • Earth.com

Last update: August 19th, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Today’s Image of the Day comes from the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at the winding Tsiribihina River in Madagascar.

The river has a milky brown color due to an extra large amount of suspended sediment caused by a powerful storm that caused heavy flooding.

This image was captured by the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on board the Landsat 8 satellite.

By Rory Arnold, Earth.com Staff Writer

Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory

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