Ocean salinity structure

Aquarius Satellite Maps Ocean Salinity Structure

Alt Tag: Ocean salinity structure.
Description: Early results using salinity data from NASA's Aquarius instrument on the Aquarius/SAC-D observatory have given scientists an unprecedented look at a key factor involved in the formation of an oceanic wave feature in the tropical Pacific and Atlantic Oceans that influences global climate patterns. Original image: Photojournal. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSFC.