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Satellites see through hurricanes!

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31 October 2017
The Sentinel-1 satellites have radar vision
Credits: ESA/ATG medialab
Credits: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017), processed by ESA, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO
Radar was used to create this map showing how high the waves caused by hurricane Irma were. The darker the red, the higher the waves.
Credits: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017), processed by DLR
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