This map displays the infrared band of light and show relative warmth of objects. Infrared imagery is useful for determining clouds both at day and night. Colder objects are brighter and warmer objects are darker. It displays the weather systems and patterns that may affect your area.
Mark these two days on your calendar. Mars will reach opposition on July 27. And on July 31, Mars will be at its closest approach to Earth since 2003. The Red Planet has been shining bright throughout the month of July at night, you can’t miss it.