Typhoon Jebi displaces water and sediment along Japan's coast • Earth.com

Last update: September 20th, 2019 at 2:54 pm

Today’s Image of the Day from NASA Earth Observatory shows the impact of Typhoon Jebi in the waters surrounding Japan’s main island of Honshu.

Sediment-rich river water can be seen mixing with the ocean along regions of the southeastern coast, including Osaka Bay.

This image was captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite on September 5, 2018,

By Chrissy Sexton, Earth.com Staff Writer

Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory

 

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