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Where on Earth: Tambora

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Produced by the Space Telescope Science Institute’s Office of Public Outreach in collaboration with the NASA Earth Observatory (

Story adapted from Image of the Day post:

  • Image of Tambora taken by Expedition 20 Crew, International Space Station, on March 6, 2009 

  • Written by Margaret Carruthers

  • Designed by Dani Player

  • Music from Yesh Music (ASCAP)


All narration is presented in text form within the video. In addition, a full transcript will be available in the Library in the near future. Check back soon!