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Dust Storm in the Persian Gulf—January 2018

Image captured on 21 January 2018 by the VIIRS instrument aboard the joint NOAA/NASA Suomi NPP satellite.


Dust Storm in the Persian Gulf on 21 January 2018 (Suomi-NPP/VIIRS)

Image of dust blowing over the Persian Gulf acquired 21 January 2018. The photo-like, true color corrected reflectance image was captured by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument aboard the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) satellite.

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Last Updated
Sep 11, 2020