Cape Verde Islands Vortex Street

Cape Verde Islands Vortex Street
  • Credit:

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

This SeaWiFS image of the Cape Verde Islands is an excellent example of Von Karman vortex streets.

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  • Data Date:

    January 19, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    January 19, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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