SeaWiFS: Dust Storm Approaches Crete

SeaWiFS: Dust Storm Approaches Crete
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS image, captured on April 13, 2001, shows a large sand/dust storm blowing out of northern Libya and Egypt, and heading directly towards the island of Crete.

Images & Animations


File Dimensions

  • 600x503
  • JPEG 53 KB
  • TIFF 9 MB


  • Data Date:

    April 13, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    April 13, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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