Scientists to Unravel Dangerous Methane Hotspot at Four Corners

April 12, 2015 11:38 AM

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(Photo : NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Michigan) The Four Corners area (red) is the major U.S. hotspot for methane emissions in this map. Dark colors are lower than average; lighter colors are higher.

A methane hotspot detected over at Four Corners region located in Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico in southwest U.S. has remained a mystery after it was first spotted by a European Space Agency satellite.

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