NOAA global ocean temperature animation

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The NOAA polar-orbiting satellites (POES) have been collecting sea surface temperature (SST) data since 1985. This animation shows seasonal, annual and decadal SSTs. Notice the growing and shrinking ice sheets in the arctic and antarctic.

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