Mediterranean Sea

Mediterranean Sea
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS image of the Mediterranean Sea shows smoke over the Bay of Biscay, dust over the central Mediterranean, and a phytoplankton bloom just west of the dust cloud, among other things.

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  • Data Date:

    September 10, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    September 10, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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