SeaWiFS: Haze Over Sea of Japan

SeaWiFS: Haze Over Sea of Japan
  • Credit:

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

Most of the Sea of Japan was shrouded by haze -- perhaps from China or Russia or, at least in part, from forest fires on the Korean Peninsula -- in this SeaWiFS view of the area

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  • Data Date:

    November 5, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    November 6, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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