Earth  ID: 2238

Libyan Dust Storm

Zoom down to a Libyan dust storm, from a SeaWiFS image taken August 23, 2001.

Visualization Credits

Lori Perkins (NASA/GSFC): Lead Animator
Gene Feldman (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Norman Kuring (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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Data Used:
SeaStar/SeaWiFS 2001/08/23
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This item is part of this series:
SeaWiFS Dust Storm

Keywords:
DLESE >> Atmospheric science
SVS >> Dust
SVS >> Dust Storm
DLESE >> Natural hazards
GCMD >> Location >> Libya
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0