• Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

This MODIS image shows the Korean Peninsula on May 13, 2001. On the western coastline, the waters of the Yellow Sea are murky with what is likely a mixture of sediment and phytoplankton.

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  • Data Date:

    May 13, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    January 28, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration