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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

You can learn more about NASA's satellite observations of the oil spill by visiting go.nasa.gov/Oil_Spill_Images .


For More Information

http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards

http://rapidfire.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov

http://www.nasa.gov/topics/earth/features/oilspill


Credits

Jennifer A. Shoemaker (UMBC): Video Editor
Matthew R. Radcliff (UMBC): Video Editor
Jennifer A. Shoemaker (UMBC): Producer
Matthew R. Radcliff (UMBC): Producer
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Mission:
Terra

Data Used:
Aqua/MODIS
Terra/MODIS

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Keywords:
DLESE >> Biology
SVS >> Biosphere
DLESE >> Environmental science
SVS >> HDTV
DLESE >> Human geography
SVS >> Ocean
DLESE >> Physical oceanography
SVS >> Pollution
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Biosphere
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Oceans
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Economic Resources >> Oil/Gas Production
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Environmental Impacts >> Oil Spill
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 8.0.0.0.0