Baku, Azerbaijan

Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team

Baku is the capital, largest city, and largest port of Azerbaijan. The city is found on the Caspian Sea at the southern end of the Absheron Peninsula. Baku has a population estimated to be just over two million.

In this image the city is gray, vegetation is green, water is black and blue, and clouds are white.

This Landsat 7 image was acquired August 17, 2009. It is a false color pan-sharpened image using ETM+ bands 7, 4, 2 and the panchromatic band. Baku falls on Landsat WRS-2 Path 166 Row 32.

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  • Data Date:

    August 17, 2009
  • Visualization Date:

    December 21, 2011
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 7 - ETM+
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