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Typhoon Mawar over the Philippine Sea

Typhoon Mawar over the Philippine Sea Image ID 1369
Acquisition date 03-Jun-2012
Over head time 15:00:00
Satellite Sensor mtsat
Sensor Channel(s) 4

Typhoon Mawar is shown tracking in a north-north easterly direction over the Philippine Sea, north east of the island of Luzon. Mawar was at this time a Category 2 equivalent storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 95 knots (109.4 mph) and gusts of 115 knots (132.5 mph).

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