Spectrometry of the Urban Lightscape

  title={Spectrometry of the Urban Lightscape},
  author={Christopher Small},
  • C. Small
  • Published 19 July 2022
  • Environmental Science, Physics
  • Technologies
NASA’s Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth contains over 30,000 photos of ~2500 cataloged urban lightscapes (anthropogenic night light) taken from the International Space Station. A subset of over 100 of these multispectral DSLR photos are of sufficient spatial resolution, sharpness and exposure to be potentially useful for broadband spectral characterization of urban lightscapes. Spectral characterization of multiple urban lightscapes can provide a basis for quantifying intra and… 

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