Typhoon Ketsana

Typhoon Ketsana
  • Credit:

    Image courtesy the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

Typhoon Ketsana moves through the western Pacific Ocean. In this image, recorded by the Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS)on October 22, 2003, the storm is about 600 kilometers southeast of Taiwan. Ketsana continues to maintain 144 mile per hour winds with higher gusts.

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  • Data Date:

    October 22, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    October 22, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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