SeaWiFS: Smoke around the Canadian Maritime Provinces

SeaWiFS: Smoke around the Canadian Maritime Provinces
  • Credit:

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

The smoke from the fires in Alberta has been drawn into nearly a complete circle around the Canadian Maritime Provinces by a low pressure system over the area. The brownish smoke ring has a diameter of roughly 1300 kilometers.

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  • Data Date:

    June 1, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    June 1, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration