Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: The MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Terra satellite captured this visible image of Paul on Oct. 13 at 18:25 UTC (2:25 p.m. EDT) just before it was a tropical storm off the west coast of Mexico. Paul has since strengthened into a hurricane.
Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team
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