Credit:NASA Earth Observatory image by Jesse Allen and Robert Simmon, using VIIRS Day-Night Band data from the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership. Suomi NPP is the result of a partnership between NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the Department of Defense. Caption by Mike Carlowicz.
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Data Date:July 15, 2012
Visualization Date:November 27, 2012
Sensor(s):Suomi NPP - VIIRS