PIA17898: NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) (Artist Concept)
Mission: SMAP
Product Size: 8196 x 8196 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
Full-Res TIFF: PIA17898.tif (201.6 MB)
Full-Res JPEG: PIA17898.jpg (3.725 MB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission will produce high-resolution global maps of soil moisture to track water availability around our planet and guide policy decisions.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech

Image Addition Date:
2014-01-22