Drake Passage, Scotia Sea

Drake Passage, Scotia Sea
  • Credit:

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

SeaWiFS captured a clear view of the productive waters of the Drake Passage and Scotia Sea. Some of the South Shetland Islands and the tip of the Antarctic Peninsula are visible in the lower right quadrant of the image.

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  • 493x600
  • JPEG 51 KB
  • 1243x1514
  • PNG 3 MB


  • Data Date:

    January 29, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    January 29, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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