Earth  ID: 58

Ocean Planet: Partial Tour with Map Route Inset

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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Mission:
Landsat

Data Used:
GEOS-DAS/Wind
Yale Bright Star Catalogue
ETOPO5
NOAA/AVHRR
GOES
Landsat-5/TM
1-Degree DEM
Nimbus-7/CZCS
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Dates of Data Used:
Various

This item is part of this series:
Ocean Planet

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