RGB[Vis,IR2,IR4] composite taken by the GEOS-E satellite on August 20, 2009 at 1800 UTC.
Vegetated areas on the Earth's surface are colored red, oceans are colored bluish. High altitude cirrus are colored blue white, while lower altitude stratus and fogs are colored magenta.
Hurricane Bill is visible in the upper right center.
Raw images from: DAAS/EUMETSAT/DSRS
Processing by: Mike Malaska