The imagery posted on this site is of the coast of North Carolina after Hurricane Earl made landfall.
This imagery was acquired by the
NOAA Remote Sensing Division
to support NOAA national security and emergency response requirements. In addition, it will be used for ongoing research efforts for testing and developing standards for airborne digital imagery.
Individual images have been combined into a larger mosaic and tiled for distribution. The approximate ground sample distance (GSD) for each pixel is 50 cm (1.64 feet). Image file size is between 1 MB and 6 MB and covers 2.5 by 2.5 kilometers (1.55 miles.)
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In an effort to acquire imagery in a timely manner, clouds may be present in the imagery.
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Last Modified: September 4, 2010 3:03 PM
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