Nighttime lights in central China

Today’s Image of the Day comes from the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at nighttime lights from cities in central China.

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Today’s Image of the Day comes from the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at nighttime lights in central China.

Visible in the image (from left to right) are the cities of Luohe, Zhoukou, Jieshou, Fuyang, Huainan, Suzhou, Benbu, and Hefei.

The composite image was created using data from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi NPP satellite.

By Rory Arnold, Earth.com Staff Writer

Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory