Tropical Storm Bonnie

Tropical Storm Bonnie
  • Credit:

    Image provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE.

The SeaWiFS sensor onboard the OrbView-2 satellite captured this true-color image of Tropical Storm Bonnie on August 10 at 3:00 PM EDT. In this south-facing image Bonnie is located in the Gulf of Mexico, just north of the Yucatan Peninsula. The Gulf Coast of the U.S. mainland is located on the upper left-side of the image.

At the time this image was taken, Bonnie had maximum sustained winds of 50 mph with a minimum central pressure of 1004 millibars and was moving towards the north near 6 mph.

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  • Data Date:

    August 10, 2004
  • Visualization Date:

    August 11, 2004
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration