U.S.S. Cole Bombed

U.S.S. Cole Bombed
  • 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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  • 946x710
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  • Data Date:

    June 15, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    May 21, 2012
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM


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