Oil Spill in Gulf of Mexico April 29th View

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    2010/119 - 04/29 at 16 :48 UTC
    Oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico

    (Input Direct Broadcast data courtesy Direct Readout Lab, NASA/GSFC)
    Satellite: Terra

    NASA/GSFC/Jeff Schmaltz/MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

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    1. PinkSodaPop 48 months ago | reply

      So sad --- I hope we can recover from this, as well as our environment ----I hope this will advance and allow better safeguards/safer policy on drilling in the Gulf.

    2. i-seen-it RubenS 48 months ago | reply

      It is sad .........
      Hope the clean up doesn't take forever .

    3. k_tremlett 48 months ago | reply

      Did it effect the Humpback whales migrating back up North to Alaska with there young?

    4. haveacorona 48 months ago | reply

      To Alaska? Were they heading through the Panama canal?

    5. k_tremlett 48 months ago | reply

      @ haveacorona my mistake, I jumped the gun, I thought the spill was on the other side, ta.

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