China Dust Storm and Korea Fires

China Dust Storm and Korea Fires
  • Credit:

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

A very large dust storm was blowing eastward from China across Korea and Japan earlier today. At the same time, several fairly large fires on the Korean Peninsula were migling their smoke with the dust in this SeaWiFs image.

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  • Data Date:

    April 7, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    April 7, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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