Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: This 3-D flyby movie was created from data from TRMM's Precipitation Radar instrument. The developing eye is shown reaching to heights above 15 km (~9 miles). Red areas indicate areas of heavy rainfall (exceeding 2 inches per hour).
Credit: NASA/SSAI, Hal Pierce
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