After Typhoon Prapiroon

After Typhoon Prapiroon
  • Credit:

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

A heavy load of suspended sediment is visible along China's east coast after Typhoon Prapiroon has passed over the area. Maria is still a tropical storm visible farther southwest in this SeaWiFS image. Dense haze blankets Beijing and surrounding areas.

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  • Data Date:

    September 1, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    September 1, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

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