Amazon River

Amazon River
  • Credit:

    NASA images By Jesse Allen and Robert Simmon using EO-1 ALI data.
Natural-color satellite image of the confluence of the Rio Purus and the Amazon, upstream of Manaus, Brazil. This image was acquired by the Advanced Land Imager (ALI) aboard the Earth Observing-1 (EO-1) satellite.

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File Dimensions

  • 720x720
  • JPEG
  • 3455x3455
  • JPEG 3 MB


  • Data Date:

    June 20, 2012
  • Visualization Date:

    June 26, 2012
  • Sensor(s):

    EO-1 - ALI


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