Hurricane Ike
Hurricane Ike. Image credit: NASA/JPL
Hurricane Ike marches west in this Sept. 4 early morning infrared image from NASA's Aqua spacecraft. Ike is a compact but powerful storm with maximum sustained winds of 217 kilometers (135 miles) per hour.

To learn more about Ike, visit NASA's hurricane site at

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/hurricanes/archives/2008/h2008_ike.html .

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