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  • “Satellite Imagery of Interest”: Himalayas

  • Friday, 1st April 2016

A new Satellite Imagery of Interest is now available on the Observatory's website. The imagery shows geography of the Himalayas.

Himalayas

On 30 March 2016, meteorological satellite captures an imagery of the Himalayas which reveals geography of the mountain range. Snow-capped mountain peaks appear in a white-branched pattern while valleys appear in a dark-branched pattern on the imagery. (The imagery was captured by Himawari-8 satellite of Japan Meteorological Agency)

You are welcome to visit the Observatory's Weather Satellite Imagery webpage for details.
http://www.hko.gov.hk/wxinfo/intersat/satellite/sate.htm