MISR Observing Concept
April 2, 2003
This computer-generated image shows the Terra spacecraft, with the MISR instrument on board, orbiting Earth. Direction of flight is toward the lower left. The actual locations imaged by the 9 cameras, each with 4 color bands, along Earth's surface are illustrated here with translucent surfaces. Image courtesy of Shigeru Suzuki and Eric M. De Jong, Solar System Visualization Project.
Topics: Environment, Technology Internet, Space, Spacecraft, Space exploration, Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer, Terra, Image, Spaceflight, Earth