SeaWiFS: Sahara Dust

SeaWiFS: Sahara Dust
  • Credit:

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

The current dust storm blowing off the coast of West Africa over the Atlantic Ocean and the Canary Islands is visible in this SeaWiFS image.

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  • Data Date:

    December 14, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    December 15, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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