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Landsat 8 Thermal Infrared Sensor Image near Ogallala, Nebraska

Detailed Description

Landsat 8 thermal infrared (Band 10) image near Ogallala, Nebraska, showing fields with center pivot irrigation. The Thermal Infrared Sensor (TIRS) on Landsat 8-9 measures energy radiated by the earth of the surface with two spectral bands that can be used to derive surface temperature.

The image was acquired on August 17, 2021 from Path 31 Row 32.




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