Dust Blowing from Angola and South Africa

Dust Blowing from Angola and South Africa
  • Credit:

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

Dust is seen blowing across the west coast of southern Africa from Angola to South Africa in this SeaWiFS image. Also note the clearly visible difference in vegetation across the Namibian-Angolan border just a bit north of the white Etosha salt pan.

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  • Data Date:

    June 6, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    June 6, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration