Credit:NASA image by Jesse Allen and Robert Simmon, using data from the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP). Suomi NPP is the result of a partnership between NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the Department of Defense. Caption by Robert Simmon.
Sensor:Suomi NPP - VIIRS
Data Date:September 26, 2012
Visualization Date:September 28, 2012