Tropical Cyclone Carlos swirling off the coast of Madagascar

Tropical Cyclone Carlos off the eastern coast of Madagascar is seen here in this Image of the Day from NASA’s Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer. Tropical Cyclone Carlos formed in the Indian Ocean on February 4th just north of La Reunion Island. By February 13th, when this image was taken, the remaining low pressure area picked up some steam, seeing better circulation than it had the previous few days.

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