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  Ship-wave-shape wave clouds induced by South Sandwich Islands
     
Ship-wave-shape wave clouds induced by South Sandwich Islands
Image credit: Jeff Schmaltz MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA GSFC

Uploader comment: The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) aboard the Terra satellite passed over the southern Atlantic Ocean on March 7, 2013 and captured this true-color image of what, at first glance, seems to be a fleet of ships travelling westward across a white-foamed sea. But looks can be deceiving.

   

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