Namibian Coast

Namibian Coast
  • Credit:

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

Determination of water-leaving radiances in the central portion of this image could prove challenging since water, phytoplankton, atmosphere, sunglint, scattered bright light from the adjacent desert, and maybe even dust all contribute to the signal at the top of the atmosphere.

Images & Animations


File Dimensions

  • 304x600
  • JPEG 41 KB
  • 892x1762
  • PNG 3 MB


  • Data Date:

    January 10, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    January 10, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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