Atlanta Hosts the Summer Games

Atlanta Hosts the Summer Games
  • Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team
The 1996 Summer Olympics were held in Atlanta, Ga., shown here a few weeks after the games. Many consider the games to have had a transformative effect on the southern city.

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  • Data Date:

    July 23, 1996
  • Visualization Date:

    May 21, 2012
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration