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Hurricane Felix over the Caribbean Sea, September 2007

Hurricane Felix over the Caribbean Sea, September 2007 Image ID 331
Acquisition date 03-Sep-2007
Over head time 03:00:00
Satellite Sensor goes-east
Sensor Channel(s) IR

Hurricane Felix a Category 5 storm on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale, with at peak intensity a sustained wind speed of 150 knots (172.8 mph). At the time this image was acquired Felix was already a Category 5 storm with sustained winds of 145 knots (167 mph) according to the National Hurricane Center.

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