05 Dec '12, 6pm

NASA

NASA

Scientists are using new images of Earth’s dark side to gain insight on human activity and poorly understood natural events. Scroll and click through the box above or thumbnails below to download images. Read an Earth Observatory feature about the study of nighttime lights. Read a NASA press release about the new capability. Download hemisphere views and animations . Download the flat global map . Interactively browse the city lights map at full resolution . Download video of the Suomi NPP satellite .

Full article: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/Features/NightLights/

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