Landsat Chernobyl

Image shows three satellite images of Chernobyl on black background with white text beneath. The text is repeated in post body.

Detailed Description

When the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant exploded 30 years ago, on April 26, 1986, Landsat 5 was the first civilian satellite to confirm the disaster near Pripyat, Ukraine, in the agricultural heartland of the Soviet Union.


Image Dimensions: 5288 x 3000

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