These Karman vortices formed over the islands of Broutona, Chirpoy, and Brat Chirpoyev (Chirpoy’s Brother), all part of the Kuril Island chain found between Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula and Japan.

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Landsat 7
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BROUTONA
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BROUTONA
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1.6 miles (2.6km)