Last update: June 26th, 2019 at 7:00 am
On May 11, 2003, the MODIS instrument onboard the NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this bird’s-eye view of Tropical Cyclone 01B in the Bay of Bengal.
The high-resolution image provided above is 500 meters per pixel. The MODIS Rapid Response System provides this image at MODIS? maximum spatial resolution of 250 meters.
Credit: Image courtesy Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA GSFC