Earth  ID: 1049

3D Atlanta Heat Island

Zoom in showing true color, then changing to daytime thermal, then nighttime thermal, using mountain top, Landsat, ATLAS thermal, land use, and clouds/convection data

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Visualization Credits

Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC): Lead Animator
Tom Bridgman (GST): Animator
Dale Quattrochi (NASA/MSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Mission:
Landsat

Data Used:
ATLAS 1997/05/11-1997/05/12
GOES
Landsat
Landsat-5/TM 1973, 1979, 1983, 1987, 1992, 1997, 1998/06/27
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This item is part of this series:
AAAS

Goddard TV Tape:
G2000-015

Keywords:
SVS >> Atlanta
SVS >> Heat Island
DLESE >> Human geography
SVS >> Sprawl
SVS >> Urban
SVS >> GOES
NASA Science >> Earth