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NOAA Photo Library Image - spac0501

Northern and southern hemisphere composite views obtained from NOAA-6 infrared sensor. Hurricane Allen is in the Gulf of Mexico poised to strike the Brownsville area. At the time of this image, Allen had a central pressure of approximately 909 mb and crossed the Texas coast with top wind speeds of 129mph.

Image ID: spac0501, NOAA In Space Collection
Photo Date: 1980 August 8 and 9

Category: Space/

High Resolution Photo Available

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