Dust Plumes over the Mediterranean Sea

Dust Plumes over the Mediterranean Sea

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this image of dust from North Africa swirling over the Mediterranean Sea on May 29, 2013.

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  • Data Date:

    May 29, 2013
  • Visualization Date:

    May 29, 2013
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration