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Photo-iss024e012894
International Space Station Imagery
Hurricane Earl
high res (1.6 M) low res (102 K)
ISS024-E-012894 (30 Aug. 2010) ---- Photographed by an Expedition 24 crew member on the International Space Station, this is an oblique view that shows the eye (just above center) of Hurricane Earl (at this time a category 4 but later downgraded to a category 3), centered just north of the Virgin Islands near 19.3 north latitude and 64.7 west longitude packing 115-kilometer winds. A Russian Soyuz vehicle is docked to the station (foreground). The photo was taken with a digital still camera using a 22mm lens.

Curator: JSC PAO Web Team | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 10/30/2012
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