NASA AIRS Instrument Sees Igor's Icy Cloudtops (image) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Caption NASA's Aqua satellite captured an infrared image of Hurricane Igor on Sept. 12 at 15:53 UTC (1:53 p.m. EDT). At that time it showed strong convection and powerful thunderstorms around its center (purple) with cold cloud top temperatures between -76F to -94 Fahrenheit! Igor's eye is also clearly seen in this infrared image. Credit NASA/JPL, Ed Olsen Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.