Ocean Map (image) Penn State Caption This is a black and white satellite map of the ocean off the west coast of Africa. The Canary Islands are visible. Credit Jose A. Piedra-Fernandez, University of Almeria, Spain Usage Restrictions Non commercial use only Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.