Nevados Ojos del Salado TM Image Information

Nevados Ojos del Salado TM May 1985 Thematic Mapper image of Nevados Ojos del Salado (27º07'S, 68º33'W). TM Scene ID=50378-14023, Scene 23379, bands 7,4,2. Scale Bar = 5km.

TM image of the Nevados Ojos del Salado. The light blue is snow covering much of the summit area, the dark is lava and scoria deposits, and the light material in the north is pyroclastic material and ignimbrite. Numerous craters and cones are present, but are hard to resolve satisfactorily because of snow saturation.

(de Silva and Francis)