Earth  ID: 2566

Continental United States Population Map

This image shows the 2001 population distribution estimate made by the US Census. This visualization was created in support of a story describing how NASA is assisting the CDC and EPA in tracking the spread of West Nile Virus.

Visualization Credits

Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC): Lead Animator
Horace Mitchell (NASA/GSFC): Animator
David Rogers (Oxford University): Scientist
Bob Venezia (NASA/HQ): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Data Used:
Census 2001 population estimates by county 2000 through 2001

This item is part of this series:
West Nile Virus

Goddard TV Tape:

SVS >> Census
DLESE >> Human geography
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Population
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version