Etosha Salt Pan

Etosha Salt Pan
  • Credit:

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

The Etosha salt pan stands out bright white in the center of this SeaWiFS image. Perhaps more interesting is the way the Namibia-Angola border stands out on the image about 160 kilometers north of the pan.

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  • Data Date:

    June 8, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    June 8, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration