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Zoom and Spin Around Atlanta: Daytime Thermal View of the Heat Island


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Visualization Credits

Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC): Lead Animator
Tom Bridgman (GST): Animator
Dale Quattrochi (NASA/MSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Mission:
Landsat

Data Used:
Landsat-5/TM 1998/06/27
ATLAS 1997/05/11-1997/05/12

This item is part of this series:
AAAS

Keywords:
SVS >> Atlanta
SVS >> Heat Island
DLESE >> Human geography
SVS >> Sprawl
SVS >> Urban
SVS >> Copenhagen
NASA Science >> Earth

Places you might have seen this:
Wikipedia: Urban Heat Island