• This may be one big island, but only now can the whole world truly get to experience it
  • Zoom out, look around. What is this? Where is it?
  • If this image interests you, explore and learn more.


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The island of Cuba is in the center of this image.

Out of frame to the left is the capital city of Havana. To the top right is Guantanamo, home to a famous US prison.

In March 2016, US President Barack Obama visited Cuba, paving the way to lift the travel ban set in place in the 1960s.


What types of clouds are visible in this image?

How can you predict what weather is going to happen based on these cloud types?