Hurricane Ivan (09L) off Cuba (afternoon overpass)

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer ( MODIS ) aboard NASAs Aqua satellite captured this true-color image of Hurricane Ivan on September 13, 2004, at 19:00 UTC (3:00 PM EDT). At the time this image was taken Ivan was located approximately 110 km (70 miles) south-southeast of the western tip of Cuba and was moving towards the northwest at 13 km/hr (8 mph). Ivan had maximum sustained winds of 260 km/hr (160 mph) with higher gusts.
Source: Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

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