NASA GODDARD MODIS RAPID RESPONSE TEAM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY NASA GODDARD MODIS RAPID RESPONSE TEAM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Satellite image of tropical storm Hernan off the coast of Baja California, Mexico, on 26th July 2014. At this point the storm was categorised as a tropical depression. It strengthened to become a category one hurricane on the 27th, but quickly weakened again. Imaged by the moderate resolution imaging sprectoradiometer (MODIS) instrument on NASA's Terra satellite.
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