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By admin On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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NASA gets an eyeful of Typhoon Fengshen

On Nov. 15, the MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA’s Terra satellite provided a visible image of Typhoon Fengshen in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean after its eye opened. Credit: More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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NASA looks at Tropical Depression Kalmaegi’s water vapor concentration

NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over the Philippine Sea and observed Tropical Storm Kalmaegi on Nov. 15 at 0425 UTC (Nov. 14, 2019 at 11:25 p.m. EST). The highest concentrations of water More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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NASA identifies new Eastern Pacific tropical storm

On Nov. 14, the MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA’s Terra satellite provided a visible image of then Tropical Depression 20 in the Eastern Pacific. TD20 continued organizing and More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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NASA infrared data shows strength in Fengshen

On Nov. 13 at 0259 UTC (Nov. 12 at 9:59 p.m. EST) NASA’s Aqua satellite analyzed Tropical Storm Fengshen using the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder or AIRS instrument. AIRS found coldest cloud More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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NASA warned of safety risks in delayed private crew launches

Credit: CC0 Public Domain NASA auditors warn the space agency faces “significant safety and technical challenges” that need to be solved before astronauts fly in More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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NASA provides an infrared analysis of Tropical Storm Fengshen

On Nov. 13, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. EST (1230 UTC), the MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA’s Terra satellite showed strongest thunderstorms with coldest cloud top temperatures (yellow) More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
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NASA finds heavy rain in Tropical Storm Fengshen

GPM passed over Tropical Storm Fengshen on Nov. 12, 2019 at 3:40 a.m. EDT (0840 UTC) and found heavy rainfall in several areas exceeding 1.6 inches (40 mm) per hour. Credit: NASA/NRL  More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
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NASA renames faraway ice world ‘Arrokoth’ after backlash

This handout image released January 2, 2019 by NASA, the first color image of Ultima Thule, now officially named Arrokoth, taken at a distance of 85,000 miles (137,000 kilometers) at 4:08 More...

By admin On Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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NASA sees Nakri strengthen into a Typhoon

NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over Typhoon Nakri on Nov. 8, 2019 and captured a visible image of the storm in the South China Sea. Credit: NASA Worldview, Earth Observing System More...

By admin On Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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NASA finds a stronger Matmo headed for landfall

NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite provided a panoramic image of 3 tropical cyclones in the northern hemisphere. Cyclone Matmo (left) in the Bay of Bengal, Northern Indian Ocean, Typhoon More...