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Site Location: Egypt 1


ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321

ETM+ Bands 321

Location (City, State, Country): Egypt, Africa
Altitude above siea level (meters): 226
Center Latitude,Longitude (Degrees): +27.12 , +26.10
Landsat WRS-2 Path/Row: 179 / 41
Size of Usable Area (km): 100 x 100
Owner: Unavailable
Researcher: Henry Patrice
Email Researcher
Purpose: TBD
Description: South-west quadrant of Landsat WRS-2 179/41. Used by CNES (100 x 100 km).

Google Earth: Dunes at multiple scales, but spatially homogeneous in intensity overall, confirmed by Google Maps, which shows better imagery (although may be same imagery cosmetically improved).

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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