Psychedelic South Atlantic

Psychedelic South Atlantic
  • Credit:

    Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

A swirling collection of phytoplankton blooms decorates the waters to the northeast of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic in this SeaWiFS image.

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  • Data Date:

    December 12, 1997
  • Visualization Date:

    December 12, 1997
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration