October 31, 2003
The Mand River and the small town of Konari nestle in the Zagros Mountains in western Iran. This image was acquired by Landsat 7's Enhanced Thematic Mapper plus (ETM+) sensor on February 2, 2000. This is a false-color composite image made using shortwave infrared, infrared, and green wavelengths. The image has also been sharpened using the sensor's panchromatic band. Image provided by the USGS EROS Data Center Satellite Systems Branch.
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