Typhoon 12W (Man-Yi) over Northern Mariana Islands, North Pacific Ocean

Typhoon 12W (Man-Yi) over Northern Mariana Islands, North Pacific Ocean
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team

This true-color MODIS image shows Typhoon Man-Yi spinning in the Pacific Ocean over the Northern Mariana Islands, northeast of the Philippines. The Islands are completely obscured by the typhoon, but their location has been drawn in with black outlines. The southernmost of the islands is Guam.

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  • Data Date:

    August 4, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    August 5, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS

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