Taihu Lake, Yangtze River Plume

Taihu Lake, Yangtze River Plume
  • Credit:

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

China's third largest freshwater lake, the highly polluted Taihu, is visible near the delta of the Yangtze River in this SeaWiFS image.

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  • Data Date:

    November 14, 1998
  • Visualization Date:

    November 14, 1998
  • Sensor(s):

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