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Oil spills can be detected with SAR

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Title: Oil spills can be detected with SAR

Description: This SAR image from Copernicus Sentinel-1 was acquired on 28 June 2017 and shows a clear example of detected oil spills (red bounding boxes) originating from land sources. Map is not definitive for political boundaries.

Copyright: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017) processed with ESA’s SentiNel Application Platform (SNAP) Python API