Global sea surface salinity, 2013

2013

Alt Tag: Global sea surface salinity, 2013.
Map Description: Global map of sea surface salinity for 2013. This annual 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.