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Urban Landsat: Cities from Space

Abstract: The Urban Landsat: Cities from Space dataset contains images for 66 urban areas and the raw,

unerlying data for 28 of these places. Each image shows a Landsat false color composite in UTM projection. The R/G/B layers

correspond to TM/ETM+ bands 7/4/2. Each pixel is 30x30 meters in area and most images are 30x30 km in area. A 2% linear stretch has

been applied to the images. The Landsat data ... View entire text

Purpose: To serve a wide user community by providing composite Landsat images and raw data for urban

areas that can be used in interdisciplinary studies of remote sensing and the environment.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -55.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1.0
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 2003-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27