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NOAA Photo Library Image - spac0427

A remarkable image of two frontal systems converging south of the Aleutian Islands. This image is convincing testimony as to why the Aleutian Islands and the Bering Sea are known as the "The Home of the Winds."

Image ID: spac0427, NOAA In Space Collection
Photo Date: 1969 April 22 0030 GMT
Credit: ESSA 9 Satellite

Category: Space/Imagery Visible/

High Resolution Photo Available





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