Hurricane Isabel north of Puerto Rico

Hurricane Isabel north of Puerto Rico
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

The MODIS instrument onboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured this true-color image of Hurricane Isabel on September 14, 2003 at 17:55 UTC. In this image Isabel is located about 400 miles north of Puerto Rico and is packing maximum sustained winds near 155 mph.

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  • Data Date:

    September 14, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    September 14, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration