Exploring Color Maps

Earth from Space showing Africa and Antarctica

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  • Classroom Activities

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Description: 

The Ozone Hole poster used in this activity brings together colorful images of over 30 years of satellite observations of the ozone hole. Once you understand the meaning of the color scale, you can interpret the colors on the globes and see how the ozone hole has changed over time.

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Earth Science Big Ideas: 

Is this tagged to NGSS by the organization?: 

No

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