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NOAA Photo Library Image - wea03453

Mornings at the Mauna Loa Observatory are usually cloud free. The Keeling Building is at center. The dome at lower right houses the Dobson spectroradiometer that measures the ozone layer. The thin dark layer over the horizon has the appearance of Asian dust.

Image ID: wea03453, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection
Location: Hawaii, Mauna Loa
Photo Date: 2006 May 29
Photographer: Forrest M. Mims III


Category: NOAA 200th Photo Contest/

High Resolution Photo Available





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