Yangtze River before Three Gorges Dam

A satellite image of the Yangtze river winding its way through China

Detailed Description

In this Landsat 5 image, taken on September 24, 1993, the Yangtze River winds its way through central China. The landscape has been presented in a false color scheme to allow the river to stand out more. Credit: USGS/NASA Landsat Program.


Image Dimensions: 2437 x 1525

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