Spring Bloom around Falkland Islands

Spring Bloom around Falkland Islands
  • Credit:

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

A bright phytoplankton bloom is visible in this SeaWiFS image of the Falkland Islands (the islands themselves are hidden under a cloud bank).

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  • Data Date:

    November 28, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    November 28, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

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