Sloppy Paint Job

Earth As Art image of southwestern Iran

Detailed Description

What appear to be smatterings of paint on a wall represent an amalgam of human-made and natural features in southwestern Iran. The dark red shape in the center of the image is Shadegan Pond, which is the northern part of the larger Shadegan Wetlands. Red areas depict actively growing vegetation, and the rectangular shapes in the upper left reveal irrigated farmland.

  • Collection: Earth as Art 4
  • Source: Landsat 8
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Image Dimensions: 7801 x 8400

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US