Back Would you believe...Even more Information about LANDSAT!

  • LANDSAT takes 16 days to take its pictures of the entire earth. Then it begins taking pictures all over again.
  • LANDSAT weighs about 1 ton. How heavy is that? Well, do you know how much an Asian elephant weighs after having eaten a good dinner?

An Asian elephant weighs about 1 1/2 LANDSATs. So, if that is true then here is what one LANDSAT will weigh using the same elephant!

Well, you've learned a lot about LANDSAT. Take a look at the LANDSAT images in the Geographic Features section!


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