Hurricane Fabian south of Bermuda

Hurricane Fabian south of Bermuda
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

The MODIS instrument onboard NASA´s Terra satellite captured this true-color image of Hurricane Fabian as it was fast-approaching the tiny island of Bermuda. At the time this image was taken Fabian was located approximately 110 miles south-southest of Bermuda and was packing sustained winds near 120 mph with higher gusts.

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  • Data Date:

    September 5, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    September 5, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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