North Atlantic Bloom

North Atlantic Bloom
  • Credit:

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

SeaWiFS captured this view of contrails of flights between the U.S. and Europe over the phytoplankton bloom which is located a few hundred kilometers southwest of Iceland.

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  • Data Date:

    June 7, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    June 7, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

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