Category: Astronomy, Satellite, Space


Canada Topo Maps - Topographic Map Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Canada Topo Maps - Topographic Map

Canadian Topographic Maps - Custom Printed Reproduced from the Department of Natural Resources Canada base maps Let MyTopo custom print your large-format Canadian Topographic Maps on waterproof, laminated or glossy paper. You can center the map anywhere in Canada that you want with the easy-to-use tools on their website.

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Satellite Image of West Virginia Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of West Virginia

West Virginia Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Kentucky Maryland Ohio Pennsylvania Virginia This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of West Virginia. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: West Virginia Cities: Beckley, WV Bluefield, WV Charleston, WV Clarksburg, WV Elkins, WV Huntington, WV Martinsburg, WV Morgantown, WV Parkersburg, WV Weirton, WV Wheeling, WV West Virginia Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Bluestone Lake Burnsville Lake Cheat River Elk River Greenbrier River Kanawha River Monongahela River Mount Storm Lake New River Ohio River Potomac River Shenandoah River Summersville Lake Sutton Lake Tugg Fork River Tygart Lake Other Prominent West Virginia Features: Allegheny Mountains Appalachian Mountains West Virginia farm land More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of Vermont Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Vermont

Vermont Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Massachusetts New Hampshire New York This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Vermont. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Vermont Cities: Barre, VT Burlington, VT Montpelier, VT Rutland, VT St.

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STONE METEORITES Astronomy, Satellite, Space

STONE METEORITES

THE CRUST OF OTHER WORLDS The eighth in a series of articles by Geoffrey Notkin, Aerolite Meteorites Allende: A complete individual of the Allende carbonaceous chondrite, which fell in Mexico in 1969. Note the black fusion crust that overlies a mottled grey and white interior. The spiderweb pattern within the fusion crust is made up of contraction cracks, caused by rapid cooling in cold air at high altitude once the stone stopped burning in the atmosphere.

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"Satellite Photo of Earth at Night" Astronomy, Satellite, Space

"Satellite Photo of Earth at Night"

Shown below is a famous NASA image that is often called a "satellite photo of earth at night." It isn't really a "photo." Instead it is an image that was compiled using data from a sensor aboard the NASA-NOAA Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership satellite launched in 2011. This sensor allows researchers to observe Earth's atmosphere and surface during nighttime hours.

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Meteorites on Mars Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Meteorites on Mars

NASA's Mars Rovers Are Great at Finding Meteorites! Oileán Ruaidh: This is an image of the "Oileán Ruaidh" meteorite, found by NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity in September 2010. The science team used two tools on Opportunity's arm -- the microscopic imager and the alpha particle X-ray spectrometer -- to inspect the rock's texture and composition.

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Who Owns the Moon? Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Who Owns the Moon?

Does any country, company, or individual have the right to own celestial bodies or their minerals? Article by: Hobart M. King, Ph.D., RPG Lunar Mining: Will it someday be possible to mine mineral resources on the Moon, other planets or an asteroid and deliver them to Earth at a profit? NASA image. Problems in Determining Land Ownership Ownership of real estate on Earth is a complex matter.

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Satellite Image of Mississippi Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Mississippi

Mississippi Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Alabama Arkansas Louisiana Tennessee This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Mississippi. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Mississippi Cities: Biloxi, MS Brookhaven, MS Columbus, MS Golfport, MS Hattiesburg, MS Jackson, MS Meridian, MS Pascagoula, MS Southhaven, MS Tupelo, MS Vicksburg, MS Waynesboro, MS Mississippi Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Arkabutla Lake Big Black River Enid Lake Grenada Lake Mississippi River Okatibbee Lake Pascagoula River Pearl River Pickwick Lake Ross Barnett Reservoir Sardis Lake Skuna River Tombigbee River Yalobusha River Yazoo River Other Prominent Mississippi Features: Mississippi farm land Red Hills Yazoo Basin More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of Michigan Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Michigan

Michigan Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Indiana Ohio Wisconsin This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Michigan. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Michigan Cities: Ann Arbor, MI Battle Creek, MI Bay City, MI Detroit, MI Flint, MI Grand Rapids, MI Holland, MI Houghton, MI Jackson, MI Kalamazoo, MI Lansing, MI Lapeer, MI Marquette, MI Midland, MI Muskegon, MI Rogers City, MI Saginaw, MI Sault Ste.

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Satellite Image of Alaska Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Alaska

Alaska Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Alaska. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Alaska Cities: Anchorage, AK Fairbanks, AK Alaska Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Becharof Lake Colville River Copper River Itkillik River Kuskokwim River Lliamna Lake Mulchatna River Sheenjek River Yukon River Other Prominent Alaska Features: Alaska Range Aleutian Islands Baird Mountains Bering Strait Bristol Bay Brooks Range Cook Inlet De Long Mountains Endicott Mountains Gulf of Alaska Kilbuck Mountains Kodiak Island Kotzebue Sound Kuskokwim Mountains Malaspina Glacier Norton Sound Philip Smith Mountains Shelikof Strait Wrangall Mountains More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of New Mexico Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of New Mexico

New Mexico Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Arizona Colorado Oklahoma Texas Utah This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of New Mexico. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: New Mexico Cities: Alamogordo, NM Albuquerque, NM Carlsbad, NM Farmington, NM Gallup, NM Las Cruces, NM Roswell, NM Santa Fe, NM Taos, NM New Mexico Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Canadian River Conchas Lake Elephant Butte Reservoir Lake McMillan Navajo Reservoir Pecos River Rio Grande San Juan River Ute reservoir Vermejo River Other Prominent New Mexico Features: Andres Mountains Animas Mountains Black Range Cimarron Range Guadalupe Mountains Manzano Mountains Mogollon Mountains Oscura Mountains Sacramento Mountains San Juan Basin San Mateo Mountains Zuni Mountains More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of Massachusetts Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Massachusetts

Massachusetts Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Connecticut New Hampshire New York Rhode Island Vermont This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Massachusetts. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Massachusetts Cities: Attleboro, MA Boston, MA Brockton, MA Cambridge, MA Chicopee, MA Fall River, MA Fitchburg, MA Framingham, MA Gloucester, MA Haverhill, MA Holyoke, MA Lawrence, MA Lowell, MA Marlborough, MA New Bedford, MA Newton, MA Northampton, MA Peabody, MA Pittsfield, MA Quincy, MA Somerville, MA Springfield, MA Tauton, MA Watertown, MA Westfield, MA Weymouth, MA Worcester, MA Massachusetts Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Assawomaset Pond Cambridge Reservoir Charles River Cobble Mountain Reservoir Connecticut River Deerfield River Great Quittacus Pond Hoosic River Long Pond Merrimack River Onota Lake Otis Reservoir Quabbin Reservoir Wachusett Reservoir Ware River Westfield River Worth Watuppa Pond Other Prominent Massachusetts Features: Cape Cod Martha's Vineyard Massachusetts farm land Nantucket Island Nantucket Sound The Berkshires More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of New Jersey Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of New Jersey

New Jersey Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Delaware New York Pennsylvania This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of New Jersey. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: New Jersey Cities: Atlantic City, NJ Burlington, NJ Camden, NJ Elizabeth, NJ Hackensack, NJ Jersey City, NJ Lakewood, NJ Middlesex, NJ Millville, NJ Neptune City, NJ New Brunswick, NJ Newark, NJ Passaic, NJ Paterson, NJ Paulsboro, NJ Plainfield, NJ Trenton, NJ Vineland, NJ New Jersey Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Delaware River Greenwood Lake Hudson River Lake Hopatcong Lake Mohawk Maurice River Merrill Creek Reservoir Rancocas Creek Raritan River Recreational River Round Valley Reservoir Spruce Run Reservoir Wanaque Reservoir Other Prominent New Jersey Features: Delaware Bay Kittatinny Mountain New Jersey farm land Raritan Bay More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of South Dakota Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of South Dakota

South Dakota Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Iowa Minnesota Montana Nebraska North Dakota Wyoming This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of South Dakota. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: South Dakota Cities: Aberdeen, SD Brookings, SD Huron, SD Mitchell, SD Pierre, SD Rapid City, SD Sioux Falls, SD Sturgis, SD Watertown, SD Yankton, SD South Dakota Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Angostura Reservoir Bad River Bell Fourche Reservoir Bitter Lake Bois de Sioux River Cheyenne River Columbia Road Reservoir Elm Lake James River Lacreek Lake Lake Francis Case Lake Oahe Lake Sharpe Lake Traverse Lewis and Clark Lake Missouri River Ray Lake Red Lake Salt Lake Shadehill Reservoir Swan Lake White Lake White River Other Prominent South Dakota Features: Black Hills South Dakota farm land More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of Wyoming Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Wyoming

Wyoming Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Colorado Idaho Montana Nebraska South Dakota Utah This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Wyoming. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Wyoming Cities: Casper, WY Cheyenne, WY Gillette, WY Green River, WY Jackson, WY Laramie, WY Rock Springs, WY Sheridan, WY Wyoming Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Alcova Reservoir Badwater Creek Belle Fourche River Bighorn Lake Bighorn River Boysen Reservoir Buffalo Bill Reservoir Cheyenne River Flaming Gorge Reservoir Fontenelle Creek Glendo Reservoir Gray Rocks Reservoir Green River Jackson Lake Keyhole Reservoir Lake De Smet Lewis Lake North Platte River Ocean Lake Pathfinder Reservoir Powder River Seminoe Reservoir Shoshone Lake Yellowstone Lake Other Prominent Wyoming Features: Absaroka Range Bighorn Mountains Carter Mountain Ferris Mountains Gros Ventre Range Laramie Mountains Medicine Bow Mountains Rocky Mountains Salt River Range Shirley Mountains Sierra Madre Teton Range Wind River Range Wyoming Range More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of Arizona Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Arizona

Arizona Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: California Colorado Nevada New Mexico Utah This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Arizona. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Arizona Cities: Lake Havasu City, AZ Page, AZ Phoenix, AZ Tucson, AZ Yuma, AZ Arizona Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Apache Lake Bill Williams River Colorado River Gila River Lake Havasu Lake Mead Lake Mohave Lake Pleasant Lake Powell Little Colorado River Mormon Lake Salt River San Carlos Reservoir Theodore Roosevelt Lake Other Prominent Arizona Features: Bigbuc Mountains Carrizo Mountains Cerbat Mountains Chiricahua Mountains Coconino National Forest Coconino Plateau Coronado National Forest Dos Cabezas Mountains Gila Mountains Grand Canyon Growler Mountains Harcuvar Mountains Harquahala Mountains Hopi Buttes Hualpa Mountains Kaibab National Forest Mohawk Mountains Painted Desert Pinaleno Mountains Prescott National Forest San Francisco Mountains Sitgreaves National Forest Tonto National Forest Yuma Desert More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of Kentucky Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Kentucky

Kentucky Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Illinois Indiana Missouri Ohio Tennessee Virginia West Virginia This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Kentucky. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Kentucky Cities: Alexandria, KY Ashland, KY Bowling Green, KY Frankfort, KY Hopkinsville, KY Independence, KY Jeffersontown, KY Lexington, KY Louisville, KY Murry, KY Owensboro, KY Paducah, KY Somerset, KY Kentucky Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Barren River Lake Cave Run Lake Cumberland River Dale Hollow Lake Green River Lake Kentucky Lake Kentucky River Lake Barkley Lake Cumberland Laural River Lake Mississippi River Nolin River Lake Ohio River Paintsville Lake Rough River Lake Taylorsville Lake Tennessee River Wood Creek Lake Yatesville Lake Other Prominent Kentucky Features: Big Stone Ridge Cumberland Plateau Region Kentucky farm land More Satellite Images State Satellite Images: Color Landsat views of all 50 states.

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Satellite Image of Missouri Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Missouri

Missouri Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Arkansas Illinois Iowa Kansas Kentucky Nebraska Oklahoma Tennessee This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Missouri. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Missouri Cities: Branson, MO Cape Girardeau, MO Columbia, MO Jefferson City, MO Joplin, MO Kansas City, MO Lees Summit, MO Springfield, MO St.

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Satellite Image of Ohio Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Ohio

Ohio Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Indiana Kentucky Michigan Pennsylvania West Virginia This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Ohio. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Ohio Cities: Akron, OH Canton, OH Cincinnati, OH Cleveland, OH Columbus, OH Dayton, OH Elyria, OH Lima, OH Mansfield, OH Marion, OH Middletown, OH Newark, OH Springfield, OH Toledo, OH Warren, OH Wooster, OH Youngstown, OH Ohio Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Atwood Lake Berlin Lake Buckeye Lake Cuyahoga River Dillon Lake Grand Lake Great Miami River Hoover Reservoir Indian Lake Lake Erie Lake Milton Leesville Lake Licking River M.

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Satellite Image of Nebraska Astronomy, Satellite, Space

Satellite Image of Nebraska

Nebraska Satellite Image - View Cities, Rivers, Lakes & Environment Satellite Images for Neighboring States: Colorado Iowa Kansas Missouri South Dakota Wyoming This is a Landsat GeoCover 2000 satellite image map of Nebraska. Cities, rivers, lakes, mountains and other features shown in this image include: Nebraska Cities: Beatrice, NE Bellevue, NE Columbus, NE Fremont, NE Grand Island, NE Hastings, NE Lexington, NE Lincoln, NE Norfolk, NE North Platte, NE Omaha, NE Scottsbluff, NE Nebraska Rivers, Lakes, Water Features: Box Butte Reservoir Calamus Reservoir Elkhorn River Harlan County Lake Johnson Lake Lake C.

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