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Title: Areas with Surface Thermal Anomalies as Detected by ASTER and LANDSAT Data in Ouray, Colorado

This map shows areas of anomalous surface temperature in Ouray identified from ASTER and LANDSAT thermal data and spatial based insolation model. The temperature for the ASTER data was calculated using the Emissivity Normalization Algorithm that separate temperature from emissivity. The incoming solar radiation was calculated using spatial based insolation model developed by Fu and Rich (1999). Then the temperature due to solar radiation was calculated using emissivity derived from ASTER data. The residual temperature, i.e. temperature due to solar radiation subtracted from ASTER temperature was used to identify thermally anomalous areas. Areas having anomalous temperature in the ASTER data are shown in blue diagonal hatch, while areas having anomalous temperature in the LANDSAT data are shown in magenta on the map. Thermal springs and areas with favorable geochemistry are also shown. Springs or wells having non-favorable geochemistry are shown as blue dots.
Authors:
Publication Date:
Report Number(s):
328
DOE Contract Number:
EE0002828
Product Type:
Dataset
Research Org(s):
DOE Geothermal Data Repository; Flint Geothermal, LLC
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Geothermal Technologies Program (EE-2C)
Geolocation:
POLYGON ((-106.2583578125 38.954501201491,-106.2583578125 37.283016383063,-108.0929734375 37.283016383063,-108.0929734375 38.954501201491,-106.2583578125 38.954501201491))
Subject:
15 Geothermal Energy; geothermal; Colorado; Ouray; ASTER; LANDSAT; Remote sensing; Thermal infrared; thermal anomalies; map; surface temperature anomalies
Related Identifiers:
OSTI Identifier:
1361185

Khalid Hussein. Areas with Surface Thermal Anomalies as Detected by ASTER and LANDSAT Data in Ouray, Colorado. United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.15121/1361185.
Khalid Hussein. Areas with Surface Thermal Anomalies as Detected by ASTER and LANDSAT Data in Ouray, Colorado. United States. doi:10.15121/1361185.
Khalid Hussein. 2012. "Areas with Surface Thermal Anomalies as Detected by ASTER and LANDSAT Data in Ouray, Colorado". United States. doi:10.15121/1361185. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1361185.
@misc{osti_1361185,
title = {Areas with Surface Thermal Anomalies as Detected by ASTER and LANDSAT Data in Ouray, Colorado},
author = {Khalid Hussein},
abstractNote = {This map shows areas of anomalous surface temperature in Ouray identified from ASTER and LANDSAT thermal data and spatial based insolation model. The temperature for the ASTER data was calculated using the Emissivity Normalization Algorithm that separate temperature from emissivity. The incoming solar radiation was calculated using spatial based insolation model developed by Fu and Rich (1999). Then the temperature due to solar radiation was calculated using emissivity derived from ASTER data. The residual temperature, i.e. temperature due to solar radiation subtracted from ASTER temperature was used to identify thermally anomalous areas. Areas having anomalous temperature in the ASTER data are shown in blue diagonal hatch, while areas having anomalous temperature in the LANDSAT data are shown in magenta on the map. Thermal springs and areas with favorable geochemistry are also shown. Springs or wells having non-favorable geochemistry are shown as blue dots.},
doi = {10.15121/1361185},
year = {2012},
month = {2} }
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