Hurricane Kate, Atlantic Ocean

Hurricane Kate, Atlantic Ocean
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

The MODIS instrument onboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured this true-color image of Hurricane Kate on October 5, 2003, at 16:35 UTC. In this image Kate had sustained winds of 100 mph but was expected to begin weakening as the storm encountered cooler Atlantic waters.

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  • Data Date:

    October 5, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    October 5, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS

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