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Site Location: Arabia 1


ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321

ETM+ Bands 321

Location (City, State, Country): Najran, Arabia, Middle East
Altitude above siea level (meters): 2233
Center Latitude,Longitude (Degrees): +18.88 , +46.76
Landsat WRS-2 Path/Row: 165 / 47
Size of Usable Area (km): 50 x 50
Owner: Unavailable
Researcher: Unavailable
Purpose: TBD
Description: In eastern part of Landsat WRS-2 165/47.

Google Earth: Dunes at several scales across whole area, but reasonably spatially homogeneous in its heterogeneity when averaging over 50- by 50-km areas, especially north and northwest of center coordinates. Overall very uniform in intensity and saturation, although the surface appears lighter in intensity toward the east.

Support Data: TBD
Suitability: TBD
Limitations: TBD

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ETM+ Bands 321 Site Parameters
ETM+ Bands 321 Site Parameters
Google Earth Zoomed
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