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While playing Civ 5, I occasionally see these green things in the sea:

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Is this just a bug like the red dots that sometimes show up on land, or is this some kind of easter egg or resource?

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Not something I've ever seen before, and I get the little red blobs a lot – shanodin Apr 4 '13 at 5:39
Looks like a graphics glitch: – Indrek Apr 4 '13 at 7:15
Could that be water-based uranium, maybe? – TARehman Apr 4 '13 at 13:19
It's hinting to you that there is a nuclear submarine in the area :) – Knights David Apr 17 '13 at 1:10
On mine it shot out of the sky after the manhattan experiment – user52475 Jul 24 '13 at 10:10
up vote 5 down vote accepted

I get the same thing but mine are blackish/purplish I think it has something to do with the GPU which cause the certain spots on the water effect to glitch up. So it can be categorized as a bug :) nothing major to worry about.

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