Lake Mead, Nevada

Lake Mead, Nevada
  • Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team

In this image series from Lake Mead, we can see the diminishing water level of the reservoir between the 1990s and 2009. The red color in the lower right image shows where the water level has dropped. These false-color images use TM bands 7,4,2.

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  • Data Date:

    June 1, 1990
  • Visualization Date:

    October 15, 2009
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM


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