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Typhoon Son-tinh over the South China Sea

Typhoon Son-tinh over the South China Sea Image ID 1431
Acquisition date 27-Oct-2012
Over head time 12:00:00
Satellite Sensor mtsat
Sensor Channel(s) 4

Typhoon Son-tinh tracks west north-westwards over the South China Sea, south of Hainan Island as a Category 3 equivalent storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 110 knots (126.7 mph) and gusts of 135 knots (155.5 mph).

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