Global sea surface salinity, Summer 2011-2014

Summer 2011-2014

Alt Tag: Global sea surface salinity, Summer 2011-2014.
Map Description: Global map of sea surface salinity for Summer 2011-2014. This seasonal 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.