Tyng-Ruey Chuang

Full Moon Above Super Typhoon

Tyng-Ruey Chuang at


"In September 2018, Super Typhoon Trami barreled across the Western Pacific basin, visible east of Taiwan in this nighttime image. ...

A nearly full Moon lit the tops of the clouds. At the time, Trami was the equivalent of a category 5 storm with sustained winds of 260 kilometers (160 miles) per hour."

(Image from NASA Earth Observatory)

Scary... and impressive!

JanKusanagi at 2018-09-27T13:55:42Z