Earth  ID: 54

Ocean Planet: Rough Planet Earth without Ocean

The Ocean Planet is a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution which opened in Washington DC on April 22, 1995. A part of the exhibition was a computer flyby of the Pacific Ocean developed in the SVS. This animation represents a stage in the development of that flyby.

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http://seawifs.gsfc.nasa.gov/ocean_planet.html


Visualization Credits

Dave Pape (NASA): Lead Animator
Gene Feldman (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Data Used:
ETOPO5
NOAA/AVHRR
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This item is part of this series:
Ocean Planet

Keywords:
SVS >> Ocean Planet
DLESE >> Physical geography
SVS >> Smithsonian Institution
NASA Science >> Earth