Intertropical Dawn

"The Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), known by sailors as the doldrums, is the area encircling the earth near the equator where the northeast and southeast trade winds come together."  Credit Wikipedia.

Navigating an airliner through this area can be a challenge.  Skill in the use of weather radar is key, particularly at night.  However, as the sun rises, the views can be spectacular.

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