This true-color image shows Tropical Krosa in the Philippine Sea, acquired on 12 August 2019 by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument, aboard the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) satellite. NASA imagery revealed that the large typhoon has a large eye (40 nautical miles wide, captured on 9 August 2019 by the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder [AIRS] instrument about NASA's Aqua satellite).
Worldview Image of the Week
Aug 12, 2019
Typhoon Krosa in the Philippine Sea
Image captured on 12 August 2019, by the VIIRS instrument, aboard the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi NPP satellite.