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Ten Years of Chlorophyll Measurements in the Western North Atlantic

western North Atlantic chlorophyll image

western North Atlantic chlorophyll image
chlorophyll colorscale

The MODIS instrument on NASA's Aqua satellite has been measuring ocean color since mid-2002. Roll your pointer over the above image of the east coast of North America to view an animation of 10 years (2003 - 2012) of MODIS-derived oceanic chlorophyll concentrations in the region.


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