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Urban Heat Islands

Acquired in the summer of 2002, these color-coded images compare the urban heat islands of Buffalo, New York, and Providence, Rhode Island.


NASA Earth Observatory image created by Jesse Allen and Robert Simmon, using Landsat data provided by the United States Geological Survey. Caption by Michon Scott.

Published December 14, 2010
Data acquired July 31 - August 3, 2002

Source:
Landsat 7 > ETM+