SeaWiFS: Eastern U.S. and Canada

SeaWiFS: Eastern U.S. and Canada
  • Credit:

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

Most of the eastern U.S. was cloud free in this SeaWiFS overpass. Such widespread cloudlessness in this part of the world is rare. These clear skies are associated with a region of high pressure over the eastern central U.S. Also note the several small fires along the southern states.

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  • Data Date:

    October 11, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    October 11, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

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