Earth Imaging Journal: Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery
Breaking News
NASA Science Team Surveys California Fires with High-Altitude ER-2
A team of NASA scientists is using a high-altitude...
Germans’ Purchasing Power Climbs 2.8 Percent in 2018
Bruchsal, Germany, December 12, 2017 – Germans’ 2018 purchasing...
Tersus Introduces High-end GNSS Kits with Centimeter-accurate GNSS OEM RTK Boards
Tersus GNSS Inc. (“Tersus”), a leading GNSS positioning solution...
SSL to Provide Access to Space for Small Satellite Constellation
PALO ALTO, Calif. - SSL, a business unit of...
Global Aerial Imaging Market – Expected to Reach $3.2 Billion by 2023 – Research and Markets
DUBLIN -The "Global Aerial Imaging Market Analysis (2017-2023)" report...

A new visualization of global groundwater depletion, created using data from NASA's GRACE mission, has premiered on New York's Times Square to mark World Water Day 2012.

To highlight declines in Earth’s groundwater, a visualization of world groundwater reserves will run several times each hour through April 22 on the big screen in New York’s Times Square.

The animation, created in part with space data from the joint NASA/German Aerospace Center (DLR) Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) mission, debuted on New York's Times Square on March 22, International World Water Day. The 30-second animation, titled "Visualizing Seasonal and Long-term Changes in Groundwater Levels," will be on display several times each hour through April 22 on Times Square's massive Thomson Reuters and NASDAQ digital signboards. Viewers of the interactive animation are invited to use their mobile devices to submit their city and add a graph to the sign.

Image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/UC Irvine/USGS/Richard Vijgen/Peggy Weil/Heads Up! 2012.

Read the full story.

Comments are closed.