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Global Warming Mapped

The world is getting warmer, whatever the cause. According to an analysis by NASA scientists, the average global temperature has increased by about 0.8°Celsius (1.4°Fahrenheit) since 1880. Two-thirds of the warming has occurred since 1975.


NASA images by Robert Simmon, based on data from the Goddard Institute for Space Studies. Caption by Michael Carlowicz.

Published December 10, 2010
Data acquired January 1, 2000 - December 31, 2009

Source:
In situ Measurement