Mexican Dust and Vortex Street

Mexican Dust and Vortex Street
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS image shows dust plumes coming off of Baja California as well as from the main body of Mexico. Also visible is a long vortex street being shed by the island of Guadalupe.

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  • Data Date:

    January 3, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    January 3, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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