Bering Sea

Bering Sea
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS image shows a highly-colored Bering Sea. The cause of the aquamarine color in years past has been identified as high concentrations of coccolithophorids.

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  • Data Date:

    February 7, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    February 7, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
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