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Mexico City (aerial)

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Date

1-1-1988

Description

Aerial of Mexico City. Located in the Valley of Mexico, the city consists of sixteen municipalities and has a population of 21.2 million people, making it the largest metropolitan area in the western hemisphere. The city was built upon the colonized indigenous city Tenochititlan, and however small, some architecture reigned to influence some of the city's most beautiful structures.

Notes

Bibliography: Rene, Pierre-Marc. "How Mexico City Slashed Air Pollution Levels by Half." Chinadialogue, 04 Jan. 2016, www.chinadialogue.net/article/show/single/en/8786-How-Mexico-City-slashed-air-pollution-levels-by-half. Accessed 06 Oct. 2016. Wisenthal, M. "Mexico City." Geocolor, 1979.

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Photographer

Subject Headings

Mexico City -- Aerial views; Air -- Pollution; Land subdivision -- Mexico -- Mexico City

Country Name

Mexico

City Name

Mexico City

Keywords

aerial, cityscape, urban transportation, pollution, smog

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