Katrina’s Deluge

Katrina’s Deluge
  • Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team
Two weeks after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in 2005, Landsat 5 captured the image on the bottom of flooded New Orleans. In these false-color image, vegetation appears red and man-made structures appear whitish blue.

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  • Data Date:

    November 7, 2004 - September 7, 2005
  • Visualization Date:

    May 21, 2012
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM
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