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August 31, 2004 - (date of web publication)

Updated September 02, 2004



Image of Hurricane Frances from SeaWiFS on 9/2/04

Hurricane Frances looming just to the southeast of the Bahamas.
Florida is on the lower left hand side of the image.
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Credit: Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

Hurricane Frances on September 01, 2004



Image of Hurricane Frances on 8/31/04

Hurricane Frances off the Antilles Islands.
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Hurricane Frances From August 27 through August 31


Image of Frances on August 31, 2004

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NASA satellites are keeping an eye on Hurricane Frances' journey across the Atlantic Ocean. MODIS Insturment on board NASA's Aqua and Terra satellites captured a series of high resolution images of Hurricane Frances. Dates: August 27-31. We've stitched these images together to create an animated sequence. Credit: NASA

August 31, 2004 - Hurricane Frances



image of Hurricane Frances

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument on board NASA's Terra satellite captured this image of Hurricane Frances August 31, 2004.

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