Typhoon Krosa over the South China Sea

Typhoon Krosa over the South China Sea

03 November 2013 06:00 UTC

Typhoon Krosa over the South China Sea
Typhoon Krosa over the South China Sea

Typhoon Krosa was classified as a category-1 storm when captured by Meteosat-7.

Last Updated

22 October 2020

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03 November 2013

Due to its rather peripheral position with respect to the satellite position, Krosa is viewed from the south-west side. In order to enhance the 3D-impression the solar-channel image (black-and-white) is overlaid with the semi-transparent image of the IR-temperature (yellow-warm to white-cold hues). In the movie the evolution of the whitish cirrus anvil can be observed.

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