Ocean Events

Operational Signifcant Event Imagery, NOAA

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This website from the Operational Significant Event Imagery (OSEI) team produces high-resolution detailed imagery of significant ocean events. OSEI products typically include sea surface temperature plots and single-channel imagery of oil spills. The images are available in several different file sizes; standard (full resolution) and preview (thumbnail).

Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science, Oceanography
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Science Background Required: Broadly accessible
Topics: Atmosphere, Ocean
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography, Atmospheric Science