Red Tide in Bohai Sea

Red Tide in Bohai Sea
  • Credit:

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

Red tides in Liaodong Bay in the northern part of the Bohai Sea are visible in this SeaWiFS image. By September 24 the red tides had expanded to cover about 5,000 square kilometers.

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  • Data Date:

    September 16 - 27, 1998
  • Visualization Date:

    September 27, 1998
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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