Aden, Yemen

Aden, Yemen
  • Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team

In Yemen, an ancient harbor lies between an extinct volcano crater and the mainland. The natural harbor at Aden, which has been in use for 28 centuries, was made infamous in October 2000 when the U.S.S. Cole was bombed while moored there.

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  • 561x421
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  • 1600x1200
  • TIFF 10 MB


  • Data Date:

    June 15, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    October 19, 2009
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM


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