Sediment in Yukon Delta, Bering Sea

Sediment in Yukon Delta, Bering Sea
  • Credit:

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

A very large expanse of water around the Yukon delta has been colored a rich brown presumably by suspended sediments in this SeaWiFS image.

Images & Animations


File Dimensions

  • 600x600
  • JPEG 80 KB
  • 1300x1300
  • PNG 3 MB

Note: Often times, due to the size, browsers have a difficult time opening and displaying images. If you experiece an error when clicking on an image link, please try directly downloading the image (using a right click, save as method) to view it locally.


  • Data Date:

    June 10, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    June 10, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

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