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NASA Releases "Black Marble" Image

The cloud-free pictures, taken with a high-resolution visible and infrared imager aboard a Nasa and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite, capture the night lights of Earth in unprecedented detail.

The sensor can capture the equivalent of three lowlight images simultaneously, giving researchers the opportunity to study Earth's atmosphere, land and oceans at night.

Source: The Telegraph. Read full article. (link)

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