Hurricane Harvey Power Outages

August 30th, 2017 |

Suomi NPP VIIRS Day/Night Band (0.7 ┬Ám) imagery, below, from before (23 August) and after (30 August) Hurricane Harvey’s 26 August landfall, shows changes in city light illumination associated with power outages. Click and drag the slider bar to swipe between the two images. A toggle between larger versions of the two images is available here.

(Imagery courtesy of William Straka, SSEC/CIMSS)

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