Contact: Rob Gutro
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Caption: This false-colored infrared image of Tropical Cyclone Amara was taken on Dec. 19 at 20:41 UTC from the AIRS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite. The purple indicates the highest, coldest cloud top temperatures with areas of heavy rainfall.
Credit: Image Credit: NASA JPL, Ed Olsen
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