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Site Location: Lunar Lake Playa


ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321

ETM+ Bands 321

Location (City, State, Country): Lunar Lake, Nevada, USA, North America
Altitude above siea level (meters): 1750
Center Latitude,Longitude (Degrees): +38.40 , -115.99
Landsat WRS-2 Path/Row: 40 / 33
Size of Usable Area (km): 1.5 x 2.5
Owner: Unavailable
Researcher: Dr. Kurtis J. Thome
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Purpose: TBD
Description: Dry-lake playa, relatively flat with high reflectance beyond 0.7 micrometers; very spatially uniform, with portions varying by < 0.5% in reflectance. Surrounded by mountains. AERONET site.

Google Earth: Looks very smooth and spatially homogeneous in intensity and color.

Support Data: TBD
Suitability: TBD
Limitations: TBD

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ETM+ Bands 321 Site Parameters
ETM+ Bands 321 Site Parameters
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