SeaWiFS: Contrails Over Lake Superior

SeaWiFS: Contrails Over Lake Superior
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS view of Lake Superior and Lake Michigan took in several contrails and their shadows. Contrails have recently been cited as having potentially significant impacts on global climate.

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File Dimensions

  • 535x600
  • JPEG 48 KB
  • 954x1068
  • PNG 2 MB


  • Data Date:

    October 9, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    October 9, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

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