PIA21094: JPL's HAMSR Looks Inside Hurricane Matthew's Spiral Cloud Bands
Target Name: Earth
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Spacecraft: Global Hawk
Instrument: HAMSR
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Produced By: JPL
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JPL's HAMSR instrument flew above Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7 aboard a NASA Global Hawk aircraft. Right: atmospheric temperatures overlaid atop ground-based radar and satellite visible images. Reds are areas without clouds; blues show ice and heavy precipitation. Upper left: Global Hawk visible image.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech HAMSR team/NOAA SHOUT Team/NASA Global Hawk Team

Image Addition Date:
2016-10-07