SeaWiFS: Blooms South of Africa

SeaWiFS: Blooms South of Africa
  • Credit:

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

Spring blooms of phytoplankton in the southern Atlantic and Indian oceans highlight the complex current patterns south of South Africa in this SeaWiFS image.

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  • Data Date:

    October 22, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    October 23, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
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