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EARTH AS ART (EAA) KARMAN VORTICES

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Product Number: 208662
Series: EARTH AS ART (EAA)
Scale: NO SCALE
Alternate ID: EARTH AS ART (EAA)
Authors: LANDSAT 7
Version Date: 09/01/1999
Media: Paper
Format: Flat
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Description: Each of these swirling clouds is a result of a meteorological phenomenon known as a Karman vortex. These vortices appeared over Alexander Selkirk Island in the southern Pacific Ocean. Rising precipitously from the surrounding waters, the island's highest point is nearly a mile (1.6 km) above sea level. As wind-driven clouds encounter this obstacle, they flow around it to form these large, spinning eddies.
Height In Inches: 28.000
Two Sided: No
Pieces: 1
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