Global Sea Surface Temperature from MODIS

Global Sea Surface Temperature from MODIS
  • Credit:

    MODIS Ocean Science Team

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:

    May 4, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    May 4, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration