Earth  ID: 2560

Flooding in China (Before and After)

Flooding in China which may be related to the weather effects of black carbon aerosols in the region.

Visualization Credits

Tom Bridgman (GST): Lead Animator
James Hansen Ph.D. (NASA/GSFC GISS): Scientist
Surabi Menon (NASA/GSFC GISS): Scientist
Larissa Nazarenko (NASA/GSFC GISS): Scientist
Yunfeng Luo (NSF of China): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio. A special thanks to Horace Mitchell for doing the georegistration of the images

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Mission:
Terra

Data Used:
Terra/MODIS
2002/02/10, 2002/08/21
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This item is part of this series:
Black Carbon Weather Effects

Goddard TV Tape:
G2002-075

Keywords:
DLESE >> Hydrology
DLESE >> Natural hazards
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Atmosphere >> Aerosols
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Hydrosphere >> Surface Water >> Floods
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