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Site Location: Namib Desert 1

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ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321 Zoomed

ETM+ Bands 321

ETM+ Bands 321

Location (City, State, Country): Namib Desert, Namibia, Africa
Altitude above siea level (meters): 691
Center Latitude,Longitude (Degrees): -24.98 , +15.27
Landsat WRS-2 Path/Row: 179 / 77
Size of Usable Area (km): 15 x 15
Owner: Unavailable
Researcher: Henry Patrice
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Purpose: TBD
Description: Google Earth: Swirl dune patterns separated by homogeneous areas. May be worth looking at. Overall suitable area of 25 km x 25 km, although there is a color gradient across east-west. A 10- by 10-km or 15- by 15-km area would be safer. Swirl dune pattern disappears toward coast (west).
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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