Tasmanian Eddy

Tasmanian Eddy
  • Credit:

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

Tasmania is particularly clear in this SeaWiFS image. The eddy off the eastern coast of the island is beautifully highlighted by the phytoplankton it is entraining.

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  • Data Date:

    November 30, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    November 30, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration