Earth  ID: 12600

EPIC Observations of Ice in Earth's Atmosphere, from a Million Miles Away

Parked in space a million miles from Earth, the Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) onboard the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) captures glimmers of reflected sunlight, evidence of ice crystals in the atmosphere.

 

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Kathryn Mersmann (USRA): Lead Producer
Kate Ramsayer (Telophase Corp.): Lead Writer
Alexander Marshak (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Tamas Varnai (UMBC): Scientist
Alexander Kostinski (Michigan Technological University): Scientist
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Keywords:
SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> Radiation budget
SVS >> Spacecraft >> Galileo
NASA Science >> Earth
SVS >> DSCOVR
SVS >> EPIC