Saharan Dust

Saharan Dust
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS scene shows large quantities of Saharan dust partially obscuring a coastal phytoplankton bloom.

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  • Data Date:

    April 6, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    April 6, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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