Hurricane Matthew off South Carolina
acquired October 8, 2016 download large image (11 MB, JPEG, 10000x10000)
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At 2:20 p.m. local time (18:20 Universal Time) on October 8, 2016, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite acquired this natural-color image of Hurricane Matthew as the storm churned along the coast of South Carolina.

  • References and Related Reading

  • National Hurricane Center (2016, October 8) Hurricane Matthew. Accessed October 8, 2016.

NASA Earth Observatory image by Jesse Allen, using data from the Land Atmosphere Near real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE). Caption by Adam Voiland.

Instrument(s): 
Aqua - MODIS

Hurricane Matthew off South Carolina

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