3-D Hadley Cell Diagram

This image gives a three dimensional view of the global wind circulation patterns dues to unequal heating at the equator and the poles.
Originally uploaded in EarthLabs:Hurricanes.

Image 10044 is a 390 by 461 pixel JPEG
Uploaded: Dec21 07

Last Modified: 2013-09-30 10:07:45
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Image from NASA's Remote Sensing Tutorial: The Water Planet - Meteorological, Oceanographic and Hydrologic Applications of Remote Sensing.
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