Hudson and James Bays

Hudson and James Bays
  • Credit:

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

The northern end of Hudson Bay seems to have thawed before the southern end in this SeaWiFS image. The northern end has cleared of ice before the southern end due to the predominantly north-easterly winds that have continued to push the ice towards the south-western shores.

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  • Data Date:

    June 22, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    June 22, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

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