|NASA Photo ID||ISS017-E-15170|
|Time taken||13:44:40 GMT|
Cloud masks available for this image:
|Nikon D2Xs Electronic Still Camera|
|4288E: 4288 x 2848 pixel CMOS sensor, RGBG imager color filter|
Image Caption: ISS017-E-015170 (4 Sept. 2008) --- Hurricane Ike was still a Category 4 storm on the morning of Sept. 4 when this photo was taken from the International Space Station's vantage point of 220 miles above the Earth. The season's seventh named storm was churning west-northwestward through the mid-Atlantic Ocean sporting winds of 120 nautical miles per hour with gusts to 145.