Strong Moroccan Dust Storm

Strong Moroccan Dust Storm
  • Credit:

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

Strong southeast winds can be inferred from the heavy concentration of dust seen just northwest of the Morocco coast in this SeaWiFS image.

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  • Data Date:

    December 2, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    December 2, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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