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Ammonia from TES

The map shows TES ammonia (NH3) in October averaged over 2004-2009. High NH3 levels are visible over agricultural regions, such as the American Midwest and the Central Valley, as well as over areas with biomass burning in the southern hemisphere spring.

TES captures the variability of ammonia over the Earth's surface

Ammonia from TES

April 2011