Tropical Cyclone Japhet (19S)
Provided by the SeaWiFS Project,
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE
On February 26, 2003, SeaWiFS captured this view
of Tropical Cyclone Japhet in the Mozambique
Farther south, heightened chlorophyll concentrations are visible where the Agulhas Return Current interacts with the Antarctic Circumpolar Current
and sea floor topography.
This image originally appeared on the Earth Observatory. Click here to view the full, original record.