Sunglint North of Suriname

Sunglint North of Suriname
  • Credit:

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

A colorful sunglint is the centerpiece of this image over the Atlantic just off the coast of Suriname. The dark water is possibly part of the Orinoco river plume.

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  • Data Date:

    July 18, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    July 18, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

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