Global sea surface salinity, January 2015

January 2015

Alt Tag: Global sea surface salinity, January 2015.
Map Description: Global map of sea surface salinity for January 2015. This monthly composite map was produced by Norman Kuring (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) and is based on the latest algorithms developed by the Aquarius Calibration/Validation working group. Red colors indicate higher salinity (40 grams per kilogram); purple indicates relatively low salinity (30 grams per kilogram). Credit: Norman Kuring, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.