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AIRS Image of Arthur

Caption: This false-colored infrared image from the AIRS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite on July 3 at 2:47 p.m. EDT shows powerful thunderstorms (purple) around Arthur's center. The powerful, high cloud tops had temperatures near -63F/-53C.

Credit: Image Credit: NASA JPL/Ed Olsen

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