Snow in Kazakhstan • Earth.com

Last update: June 26th, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Between the Aral Sea (upper left quadrant) and the rising foothills of the Tien Shan Mountains (lower right) is a depression called the Ptura Lowland, which stretches across Turkmenistan (bottom left), Uzbekistan (center), and Kazakhstan (top). In these images, the region is showing a stripe of snow.

Credit: Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

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