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Algal bloom off southwest England and Iberian Peninsula smoke plumes

Algal bloom off southwest England and Iberian Peninsula smoke plumes Image ID 783
Acquisition date 12-Aug-2006
Over head time 13:15:00
Satellite Sensor modis
Sensor Channel(s) 1,4,3

This image shows an algal bloom in the English Channel off southwest England and smoke plumes from numerous fires in northwest Spain and Portugal. There are also examples of cloud streets, lee waves, thunder clouds and sediment plumes from river runoff into the Bay of Biscay.

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