NASA Satellite Image of Port-Au-Prince

By Marc Boucher
January 18, 2010
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NASA’s Earth Observing-1 satellite captured this image of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on the morning of Jan. 15, 2010. The image shows the densely built and densely populated capital city. Satellite images like this one, when compared with similar images taken before the earthquake, will provide information to support disaster recovery efforts in Haiti. Data from the Advanced Land Imager on the satellite. Image processed by NASA’s Earth Observatory, Goddard Space Flight Center.

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