Global Sea Surface Temperature

Global Sea Surface Temperature
  • Credit:

    MODIS Oceans Group, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center,

This sea surface temperature map was produced using MODIS data acquired daily over the whole globe. The red pixels show warmer surface temperatures, while yellows and greens are intermediate values, and blue pixels show cold water.

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  • Data Date:

    April 18, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    April 18, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration