Hurricane Earl Develops Stirs up the Atlantic on August 31, 2010

  • Released Sunday, August 29, 2010
  • Updated Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 4:38PM
  • ID: 3761

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA's Terra satellite captured this natural-color image of Hurricane Earl on August 26 at 1545 UTC. At this time, she was a category 4 storm with winds of 135 mph.


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Datasets used in this visualization

Aqua (Collected with the MODIS sensor)
GOES-12 Visible (Collected with the Imager sensor)

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