A Divided City

A Divided City
  • Credit:

    NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team
This natural-color image shows the divided city of Berlin in April 1987. In June of that year, President Ronald Reagan would stand next to the Berlin Wall and declare: “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!”

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  • Data Date:

    April 29, 1987
  • Visualization Date:

    May 21, 2012
  • Sensor(s):

    Landsat 5 - TM
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration