Snowfall In Sahara Desert For The First Time In 37 Years 

It looks ravishing!

Snowfall In Sahara Desert For The First Time In 37 Years 
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The Sahara Desert is known for its hot aura as it is named as "the largest hot desert in the world".

But enough about hotness, it finally snowed in the Sahara Desert on December 19. Can you believe that? It's not that easy to believe this actually happened and if you have any double thoughts about this, there's enough proof as NASA's Landsat 7 satellite was there to capture the beauty. It looks ravishing.

This article is a visual treat for all our readers. Spread the word, friends!

Who would have thought that someday this hot desert would experience snowfall?

Who would have thought that someday this hot desert would experience snowfall?

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Take a look at the segment of the larger image of snow in the Sahara.

Take a look at the segment of the larger image of snow in the Sahara.
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The photo is courtesy of Landsat 7's Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus visible-light camera. 

It's the maiden snowfall recorded in the giant African desert in 37 years!

It's the maiden snowfall recorded in the giant African desert in 37 years!
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The area covered in the snow lies on the northern end of the desert, near the Moroccan-Algerian border and the town of Ain Safra.

The comparison map says it all.

The comparison map says it all.
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This map depicts the approximate region of the photo, with images from previous years for the purpose of comparison.

Karim Boucheta, a photographer captured the desert in snow pretty well. 

Karim Boucheta, a photographer captured the desert in snow pretty well. 
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NASA says that snow is not rare in the African places.

NASA says that snow is not rare in the African places.
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High peaks like Kilimanjaro experience snowfall on a regular basis. 

High peaks like Kilimanjaro experience snowfall on a regular basis. 
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Woah! This one is so eye-pleasing! 

Woah! This one is so eye-pleasing! 
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Hope it snows more often in the Sahara desert. 

Hope it snows more often in the Sahara desert. 
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