Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: When NASA's Terra satellite passed over the Eastern Pacific on Sept. 16 at 2:45 p.m. EDT the satellite captured Tropical Storm Kristy (at the time a tropical storm) and Hurricane Lane, located to Kristy's southwest. Lane appeared to have a tighter circulation. Marine layer clouds were seen west of Tropical Storm Kristy in the image.
Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team
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