Satellite Photo: 3 cyclonic vortices, 1 anti-cyclonic vortex


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum



Skylab 3 Photograph on Paper


  • 2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 28.3 × 50.2 × 3.8cm (11 1/8 × 19 3/4 × 1 1/2 in.)
  • 2-D - Unframed (H x W): 26.7 x 48.3cm (10 1/2 in. x 19 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

3 cyclonic vortices and 1 anti-cyclonic vortex in the lee of Guadelupe Island off Baja California


ART-Photographic Art

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