SeaWiFS: Brown Haze Southeast of Sydney

SeaWiFS: Brown Haze Southeast of Sydney
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS image from May 17, 2001 shows an area covered by a brownish haze to the southeast of Sydney, Australia. There is a white cloud that looks like a smoke plume that originates about 300 kilometers south of Sydney, which may or may not be related to the haze.

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  • 534x600
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  • TIFF 7 MB


  • Data Date:

    May 17, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    May 17, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
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