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Hurricane Cristobal
In the early afternoon on August 27, 2014, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aquasatellite acquired this natural-color image of Hurricane Cristobal. At the time, the storm had maximum sustained winds of 70 knots (80 miles per hour), making it a category 1 hurricane.
Read more about Cristobal on the NASA Hurricane Page.
NASA image by Jeff Schmaltz, LANCE/EOSDIS Rapid Response. Caption by Mike Carlowicz.
Instrument(s): Aqua - MODIS

Hurricane Cristobal

In the early afternoon on August 27, 2014, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aquasatellite acquired this natural-color image of Hurricane Cristobal. At the time, the storm had maximum sustained winds of 70 knots (80 miles per hour), making it a category 1 hurricane.

Read more about Cristobal on the NASA Hurricane Page.

NASA image by Jeff Schmaltz, LANCE/EOSDIS Rapid Response. Caption by Mike Carlowicz.

Instrument(s): Aqua - MODIS
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Ring Nebula

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Lever de soleil orbital, pour illuminer votre week-end. 
Source : Photo par le cosmonaute russe Oleg Artemyev (@OlegMKS) depuis l’ISS.

agence-spatiale-canadienne:

Lever de soleil orbital, pour illuminer votre week-end. 

Source : Photo par le cosmonaute russe Oleg Artemyev (@OlegMKS) depuis l’ISS.