Red River of the North, ND

Red River of the North, ND
  • Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team

This natural-color image of Grand Forks, North Dakota, was acquired on May 4, 1997, just after the Red River flood inundated the area. 50,000 people had to be evacuated, and damages exceeded $3 billion.

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  • Data Date:

    May 4, 1997
  • Visualization Date:

    October 16, 2009
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM


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