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Hurricane Isabel

Hurricane Isabel

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.

Image courtesy Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team at NASA GSFC.