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New Zealand, satellite image. Low-angle view looking west towards the islands of New Zealand (on horizon), with cloud cover at left and a phytoplankton bloom (blue-green) near centre, off the New Zealand coast. New Zealand's South Island is at left, and its North island is at right. The area covered by this image is around 2100 kilometres across. Image data obtained on 4 January 2008, by the Moderate-resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument on NASA's Terra satellite, part of the Earth Observing System (EOS).
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