Titan Chamber, Xiniu Cave (Guanxi) - China China Caves 2013 3D Project Expedition Team - 12.09.2013

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Astonishing satellite image shows size of super typhoon

The US Navy's Joint Typhoon Warning Centre reported the mammoth typhoon generated winds of 313km/h and gusts of 378kmh. That would make it the strongest storm since Super Typhoon Tip in 1979.The image was snapped by satellites from the European meteorological agency EUMETSAT as it approached the Philippines yesterday. 
The storm appears to rival the size of India (top left). Picture: Copyright 2013 JMA/EUMETSAT
Typhoon Haiyan approaching the Philippines (13:00 UTC 07/11/2013). Image captured by the geostationary satellites of the Japan Meteorological Agency and EUMETSAT.
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