• Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team

This Landsat 5 image of New York City was acquired on Sept. 13, 2001, two days after the terrorist attacks that destroyed the Twin Towers of World Trade Center. In this natural-color image, you can still see smoke emanating from lower Manhattan.

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  • Data Date:

    September 13, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    October 19, 2009
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration