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Dust Storm in the Persian Gulf—January 2018

Image captured on 21 January 2018, by the VIIRS instrument, on board the joint NOAA/NASA Suomi-NPP satellite.

Dust Storm in the Persian Gulf on 21 January 2018 (Suomi-NPP/VIIRS)

Image of dust blowing over the Persian Gulf, acquired on 21 January 2018. The photo-like, true color corrected reflectance image was captured by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument on board the joint NOAA/NASA Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi-NPP) satellite.

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Last Updated: Aug 14, 2019 at 11:10 AM EDT