China Sandstorm Aftermath

China Sandstorm Aftermath
  • Credit:

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

After a powerful sandstorm in China on March 22, SeaWiFS captured this image showing the dust cloud moving eastward and out over the Pacific Ocean.

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  • Data Date:

    March 24, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    March 24, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration