Landsat-7 20-Year Urbanization of Shenzhen, China
The long operational history of the Landsat satellite allows a detailed study of urban growth around the world, as illustrated by this animation of urbanization around Shenzen, China.
This animation zooms down to Shenzhen, China and dissolves between images of city from 1973 to 2001.
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio
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Datasets used in this visualization
Landsat-7ID: 55Collected with ETM+
Landsat-5ID: 53Collected with TM
Landsat-4ID: 52Collected with TM
Landsat-3ID: 50Collected with MSS
Landsat-2ID: 49Collected with MSS
Landsat-1ID: 48Collected with MSS
Terra Blue MarbleID: 492Collected with MODIS
Credit: The Blue Marble data is courtesy of Reto Stockli (NASA/GSFC).See all pages that use this dataset
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