SeaWiFS: Baltic Sea Bloom

SeaWiFS: Baltic Sea Bloom
  • Credit:

    Credit line for all images: Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

In this image captured on July 24, 2001, the phytoplankton bloom in the Baltic Sea continues to intensify. The bloom looks similar to one viewed in August 1999, which was identified as cyanobacteria.

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  • Data Date:

    July 24, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    July 24, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
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