Mediterranean Smoke and Dust

Mediterranean Smoke and Dust
  • Credit:

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

The air over the Mediterranean Sea is thick with smoke and dust today. This SeaWiFS image shows most of the Algerian coastline to be on fire.

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File Dimensions

  • 600x360
  • JPEG 47 KB
  • 4500x2700
  • JPEG 2 MB


  • Data Date:

    August 25, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    August 25, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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