Thermal Infrared Image of the Gulf Stream

Thermal Infrared Image of the Gulf Stream
Created by: ryancope10
The colors shown in this image are false colors representing various sea surface temperatures viewed along the eastern coast of the United States. The Gulf Stream, a major ocean current, is red in this representation of water temperatures which are given in degrees Celsius. Reds and oranges (24-28 degrees C), yellows and greens (17-23 degrees C), light blues (10-16 degrees C) and dark blues (2-9 degrees C). [SOURCE: NASA/NOAA]
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