Sediment runoff into the Atlantic and Gulf after a storm.

Satellite photo of Florida showing sediment runoff into the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico after a storm.

Detailed Description

Florida, Dec. 16, 2002. The east coast of Florida is mostly clear of sediment from runoff. The shallow coastal waters to the west of Florida are very turbid (sediment-filled), perhaps from a storm that passed over a few days earlier.
Credit: NASA Visible Earth.


Image Dimensions: 350 x 487

Date Taken:

Location Taken: FL, US