Global carbon monoxide measured by Sentinel-5P

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01/12/2017

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contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017), processed by SRON/ESA

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Launched on 13 October, the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite has been used to map atmospheric carbon monoxide around the globe. The animation shows high levels of this air pollutant over parts of Asia, Africa and South America. The mission has a swath width of 2600 km, which allows the whole planet to be mapped every 24 hours.

Read full article: Sentinel-5P brings air pollution into focus

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