Earth  ID: 2011

Landsat 7 Looks at Barriers

Near infrared data makes some areas on the reef jump out in bright red relief. The near infrared band best gathers the electromagnetic signature of a thriving ecosystem.

Visualization Credits

Stuart A. Snodgrass (GST): Lead Animator
Serge Andrefouet (University of South Florida): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Mission:
Landsat

Data Used:
Landsat-7/ETM+ 1999, 2000
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This item is part of this series:
Landsat 7 Coral Reefs

Goddard TV Tape:
G2000-097

Keywords:
SVS >> Atolls
SVS >> Banks
SVS >> Barriers
DLESE >> Biological oceanography
SVS >> Coral Reefs
NASA Science >> Earth