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A protected area within the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru that has experienced apparent disturbance between two different observations by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).
A protected area within the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru that has experienced apparent disturbance between two different observations by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).

Disturbance on Dirt Roads Crossing Peru's Nasca World Heritage Site seen by NASA's UAVSAR

A protected area within the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru that has experienced apparent disturbance between two different observations by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).

Target: Earth
Mission: UAVSAR
Instrument: L-Band UAVSAR
ID#: PIA20378
Added: 2016-02-05

Views: 104

Disturbance on Dirt Roads Crossing Peru's Nasca World Heritage Site seen by NASA's UAVSAR

A protected area within the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru that has experienced apparent disturbance between two different observations by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).

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This image shows the Pan-American Highway (upper right), and an unpaved road from the highway to a hilly area used by tourists to view the Peruvian Nasca World Heritage Site geoglyphs.
This image shows the Pan-American Highway (upper right), and an unpaved road from the highway to a hilly area used by tourists to view the Peruvian Nasca World Heritage Site geoglyphs.

Disturbance at Peru's Nasca World Heritage Site seen by NASA's UAVSAR

This image shows the Pan-American Highway (upper right), and an unpaved road from the highway to a hilly area used by tourists to view the Peruvian Nasca World Heritage Site geoglyphs.

Target: Earth
Mission: UAVSAR
Instrument: L-Band UAVSAR
ID#: PIA20377
Added: 2016-02-05

Views: 101

Disturbance at Peru's Nasca World Heritage Site seen by NASA's UAVSAR

This image shows the Pan-American Highway (upper right), and an unpaved road from the highway to a hilly area used by tourists to view the Peruvian Nasca World Heritage Site geoglyphs.

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Different visualizations of an area with geometric geoglyphs at the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru as seen by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).
Different visualizations of an area with geometric geoglyphs at the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru as seen by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).

Peruvian Geometric Geoglyphs Detected by NASA's UAVSAR

Different visualizations of an area with geometric geoglyphs at the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru as seen by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).

Target: Earth
Mission: UAVSAR
Instrument: L-Band UAVSAR
ID#: PIA20376
Added: 2016-02-05

Views: 99

Peruvian Geometric Geoglyphs Detected by NASA's UAVSAR

Different visualizations of an area with geometric geoglyphs at the Nasca World Heritage Site in Peru as seen by NASA's Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR).

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NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that created blizzard conditions and coastal flooding during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.
NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that created blizzard conditions and coastal flooding during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.

Winter Storm Winds on U.S. East Coast, as Viewed by ISS-RapidScat

NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that created blizzard conditions and coastal flooding during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.

Target: Earth
Mission: RapidScat
Spacecraft: International Space Station (ISS)
Instrument: ISS-RapidScat
ID#: PIA20372
Added: 2016-01-27

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Winter Storm Winds on U.S. East Coast, as Viewed by ISS-RapidScat

NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that created blizzard conditions and coastal flooding during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.

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These two images from NASA's UAVSAR and Google Earth show the mesa-top site of Peru's Nasca lines World Heritage Site. The data collected will help Peruvian authorities fully catalog the thousand-year-old designs drawn on the ground.
These two images from NASA's UAVSAR and Google Earth show the mesa-top site of Peru's Nasca lines World Heritage Site. The data collected will help Peruvian authorities fully catalog the thousand-year-old designs drawn on the ground.

NASA Radar Brings a New View of World Heritage Site

These two images from NASA's UAVSAR and Google Earth show the mesa-top site of Peru's Nasca lines World Heritage Site. The data collected will help Peruvian authorities fully catalog the thousand-year-old designs drawn on the ground.

Target: Earth
Mission: UAVSAR
Instrument: L-Band UAVSAR
ID#: PIA20367
Added: 2016-01-27

Views: 628

NASA Radar Brings a New View of World Heritage Site

These two images from NASA's UAVSAR and Google Earth show the mesa-top site of Peru's Nasca lines World Heritage Site. The data collected will help Peruvian authorities fully catalog the thousand-year-old designs drawn on the ground.

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NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that led to coastal flooding in southern New Jersey during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of the U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.
NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that led to coastal flooding in southern New Jersey during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of the U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.

Winter Storm Winds in Southern New Jersey, as Viewed by ISS-RapidScat

NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that led to coastal flooding in southern New Jersey during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of the U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.

Target: Earth
Mission: RapidScat
Spacecraft: International Space Station (ISS)
Instrument: ISS-RapidScat
ID#: PIA20366
Added: 2016-01-25

Views: 193

Winter Storm Winds in Southern New Jersey, as Viewed by ISS-RapidScat

NASA's ISS-RapidScat instrument on the International Space Station provided a look at the strong winds that led to coastal flooding in southern New Jersey during the historic winter storm that blanketed much of the U.S. East Coast, starting Jan. 23, 2016.

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This image shows monthly average winds for November 2014 and 2015 near the ocean surface as observed by NASA's ISS-RapidScat on the International Space Station.
This image shows monthly average winds for November 2014 and 2015 near the ocean surface as observed by NASA's ISS-RapidScat on the International Space Station.

NASA's RapidScat Observes El Niño Blowing in the Winds

This image shows monthly average winds for November 2014 and 2015 near the ocean surface as observed by NASA's ISS-RapidScat on the International Space Station.

Target: Earth
Mission: RapidScat
Spacecraft: International Space Station (ISS)
Instrument: ISS-RapidScat
ID#: PIA20365
Added: 2016-01-21

Views: 743

NASA's RapidScat Observes El Niño Blowing in the Winds

This image shows monthly average winds for November 2014 and 2015 near the ocean surface as observed by NASA's ISS-RapidScat on the International Space Station.

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This image acquired on Jan. 17, 2016 by NASA's Terra spacecraft shows major flooding along the Mississippi River, affecting Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and Tennessee; flood warnings were issued for the area around Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
This image acquired on Jan. 17, 2016 by NASA's Terra spacecraft shows major flooding along the Mississippi River, affecting Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and Tennessee; flood warnings were issued for the area around Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Flooding on the Mississippi River Captured by NASA Spacecraft

This image acquired on Jan. 17, 2016 by NASA's Terra spacecraft shows major flooding along the Mississippi River, affecting Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and Tennessee; flood warnings were issued for the area around Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20364
Added: 2016-01-19

Views: 191

Flooding on the Mississippi River Captured by NASA Spacecraft

This image acquired on Jan. 17, 2016 by NASA's Terra spacecraft shows major flooding along the Mississippi River, affecting Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and Tennessee; flood warnings were issued for the area around Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image of the remote town of Yarloop, about 75 miles (120 km) south of the Western Australian capital of Perth, was destroyed as part of a 100,000-acre (405-square km) blaze that started on January 7, 2016.
NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image of the remote town of Yarloop, about 75 miles (120 km) south of the Western Australian capital of Perth, was destroyed as part of a 100,000-acre (405-square km) blaze that started on January 7, 2016.

Effects of Devastating Australian Bushfires Seen by NASA Spacecraft

NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image of the remote town of Yarloop, about 75 miles (120 km) south of the Western Australian capital of Perth, was destroyed as part of a 100,000-acre (405-square km) blaze that started on January 7, 2016.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20363
Added: 2016-01-19

Views: 254

Effects of Devastating Australian Bushfires Seen by NASA Spacecraft

NASA's Terra spacecraft acquired this image of the remote town of Yarloop, about 75 miles (120 km) south of the Western Australian capital of Perth, was destroyed as part of a 100,000-acre (405-square km) blaze that started on January 7, 2016.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Erebus, the world's southernmost historically active volcano.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Erebus, the world's southernmost historically active volcano.

Mt. Erebus, Antarctica

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Erebus, the world's southernmost historically active volcano.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20239
Added: 2016-01-15

Views: 188

Mt. Erebus, Antarctica

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Mount Erebus, the world's southernmost historically active volcano.

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On Jan. 6, 2016, NASA's Terra spacecraft flew over Rosario, Argentina located northwest of Buenos Aires, on the western shore of the Parana River where the floodplain is still under water or wet.
On Jan. 6, 2016, NASA's Terra spacecraft flew over Rosario, Argentina located northwest of Buenos Aires, on the western shore of the Parana River where the floodplain is still under water or wet.

Argentine Flooding Observed by NASA Satellite

On Jan. 6, 2016, NASA's Terra spacecraft flew over Rosario, Argentina located northwest of Buenos Aires, on the western shore of the Parana River where the floodplain is still under water or wet.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20295
Added: 2016-01-07

Views: 331

Argentine Flooding Observed by NASA Satellite

On Jan. 6, 2016, NASA's Terra spacecraft flew over Rosario, Argentina located northwest of Buenos Aires, on the western shore of the Parana River where the floodplain is still under water or wet.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows that Egypt has greatly expanded its aquaculture industry along the northeast coast of the Nile Delta compared to 1987.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows that Egypt has greatly expanded its aquaculture industry along the northeast coast of the Nile Delta compared to 1987.

Nile Delta Fisheries, Egypt

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows that Egypt has greatly expanded its aquaculture industry along the northeast coast of the Nile Delta compared to 1987.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20216
Added: 2015-12-09

Views: 1067

Nile Delta Fisheries, Egypt

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows that Egypt has greatly expanded its aquaculture industry along the northeast coast of the Nile Delta compared to 1987.

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Cumulative total freshwater losses in North Africa and the Middle East from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.
Cumulative total freshwater losses in North Africa and the Middle East from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Cumulative Total Middle East/North Africa Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in North Africa and the Middle East from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Target: Earth
Mission: Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE)
Spacecraft: GRACE Satellite
Instrument: K-Band Ranging System
ID#: PIA20207
Added: 2015-12-07

Views: 825

Cumulative Total Middle East/North Africa Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in North Africa and the Middle East from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

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Cumulative total freshwater losses in the South Asia from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.
Cumulative total freshwater losses in the South Asia from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Cumulative Total India Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in the South Asia from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Target: Earth
Mission: Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE)
Spacecraft: GRACE Satellite
Instrument: K-Band Ranging System
ID#: PIA20206
Added: 2015-12-07

Views: 288

Cumulative Total India Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in the South Asia from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

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Cumulative total freshwater losses in South America from 2002-2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.
Cumulative total freshwater losses in South America from 2002-2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Cumulative Total South America Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in South America from 2002-2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Target: Earth
Mission: Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE)
Spacecraft: GRACE Satellite
Instrument: K-Band Ranging System
ID#: PIA20205
Added: 2015-12-07

Views: 211

Cumulative Total South America Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in South America from 2002-2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

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Cumulative total freshwater losses in the United States from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.
Cumulative total freshwater losses in the United States from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Cumulative Total U.S. Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in the United States from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

Target: Earth
Mission: Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE)
Spacecraft: GRACE Satellite
Instrument: K-Band Ranging System
ID#: PIA20204
Added: 2015-12-07

Views: 199

Cumulative Total U.S. Freshwater Losses as Seen by NASA's GRACE, 2002-15

Cumulative total freshwater losses in the United States from 2002 to 2015 (in inches) observed by NASA's GRACE mission. Total water refers to all of the snow, surface water, soil water and groundwater combined.

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NASA's Earth Observing 1 spacecraft obtained this infrared image on Dec. 1, 2015 when Momotombo volcano, Nicaragua, began erupting on Dec. 1, 2015, after more than a century of inactivity.
NASA's Earth Observing 1 spacecraft obtained this infrared image on Dec. 1, 2015 when Momotombo volcano, Nicaragua, began erupting on Dec. 1, 2015, after more than a century of inactivity.

Nicaragua Eruption Lava Threat Closely Monitored by NASA EO-1 Spacecraft

NASA's Earth Observing 1 spacecraft obtained this infrared image on Dec. 1, 2015 when Momotombo volcano, Nicaragua, began erupting on Dec. 1, 2015, after more than a century of inactivity.

Target: Earth
Mission: Earth Observing-1 (EO-1)
Spacecraft: EO-1
Instrument: Advanced Land Imager (ALI)
ID#: PIA20203
Added: 2015-12-07

Views: 218

Nicaragua Eruption Lava Threat Closely Monitored by NASA EO-1 Spacecraft

NASA's Earth Observing 1 spacecraft obtained this infrared image on Dec. 1, 2015 when Momotombo volcano, Nicaragua, began erupting on Dec. 1, 2015, after more than a century of inactivity.

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This illustration shows Jupiter surrounded by filaments of dark matter called 'hairs,' according to a new study based on computer simulations.
This illustration shows Jupiter surrounded by filaments of dark matter called 'hairs,' according to a new study based on computer simulations.

Dark Matter 'Hairs' Around Jupiter

This illustration shows Jupiter surrounded by filaments of dark matter called 'hairs,' according to a new study based on computer simulations.

Target: Earth
ID#: PIA20178
Added: 2015-11-23

Views: 907

Dark Matter 'Hairs' Around Jupiter

This illustration shows Jupiter surrounded by filaments of dark matter called 'hairs,' according to a new study based on computer simulations.

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Close-up of dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.
Close-up of dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.

Dark Matter 'Hairs' Around Earth -- Close-up

Close-up of dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.

Target: Earth
ID#: PIA20177
Added: 2015-11-23

Views: 928

Dark Matter 'Hairs' Around Earth -- Close-up

Close-up of dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.

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Dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.
Dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.

Dark Matter 'Hairs' Around Earth

Dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.

Target: Earth
ID#: PIA20176
Added: 2015-11-23

Views: 2738

Dark Matter 'Hairs' Around Earth

Dense filaments of dark matter particles, called 'hairs,' are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Orapa diamond mine, the world's largest diamond mine by area. The mine is located in Botswana.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Orapa diamond mine, the world's largest diamond mine by area. The mine is located in Botswana.

Orapa Diamond Mine, Botswana

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Orapa diamond mine, the world's largest diamond mine by area. The mine is located in Botswana.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20104
Added: 2015-11-16

Views: 539

Orapa Diamond Mine, Botswana

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows the Orapa diamond mine, the world's largest diamond mine by area. The mine is located in Botswana.

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On Nov. 5, 2015, a dam at an iron-ore mine in southeastern Brazil burst, sending a wall of water, clay-red mud and debris downstream, overwhelming several villages in the path as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.
On Nov. 5, 2015, a dam at an iron-ore mine in southeastern Brazil burst, sending a wall of water, clay-red mud and debris downstream, overwhelming several villages in the path as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Flooding at Iron-Ore Mine, SE Brazil

On Nov. 5, 2015, a dam at an iron-ore mine in southeastern Brazil burst, sending a wall of water, clay-red mud and debris downstream, overwhelming several villages in the path as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20156
Added: 2015-11-13

Views: 411

Flooding at Iron-Ore Mine, SE Brazil

On Nov. 5, 2015, a dam at an iron-ore mine in southeastern Brazil burst, sending a wall of water, clay-red mud and debris downstream, overwhelming several villages in the path as seen by NASA's Terra spacecraft.

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NASA's ISS-RapidScat's antenna, lower right, was pointed at Hurricane Patricia as the powerful storm approached Mexico on Oct. 23, 2015.
NASA's ISS-RapidScat's antenna, lower right, was pointed at Hurricane Patricia as the powerful storm approached Mexico on Oct. 23, 2015.

RapidScat and Hurricane Patricia

NASA's ISS-RapidScat's antenna, lower right, was pointed at Hurricane Patricia as the powerful storm approached Mexico on Oct. 23, 2015.

Target: Earth
Mission: RapidScat
Spacecraft: International Space Station (ISS)
Instrument: ISS-RapidScat
ID#: PIA20049
Added: 2015-11-06

Views: 564

RapidScat and Hurricane Patricia

NASA's ISS-RapidScat's antenna, lower right, was pointed at Hurricane Patricia as the powerful storm approached Mexico on Oct. 23, 2015.

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This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Cancun, a resort city on the east side of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Cancun, a resort city on the east side of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.

Cancun, Mexico

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Cancun, a resort city on the east side of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.

Target: Earth
Mission: Terra
Spacecraft: Terra
Instrument: Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
ID#: PIA20086
Added: 2015-11-02

Views: 461

Cancun, Mexico

This image from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows Cancun, a resort city on the east side of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.

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Data taken over three days by NASA's Aqua Satellite from October 14 through 16, and October 26 through 28, shows the high concentration and large extent of the fires over Indonesia are quite apparent.
Data taken over three days by NASA's Aqua Satellite from October 14 through 16, and October 26 through 28, shows the high concentration and large extent of the fires over Indonesia are quite apparent.

Carbon Monoxide in Mid-Troposphere over Indonesia Fires, October 2015

Data taken over three days by NASA's Aqua Satellite from October 14 through 16, and October 26 through 28, shows the high concentration and large extent of the fires over Indonesia are quite apparent.

Target: Earth
Mission: Aquarius
Spacecraft: Aqua
Instrument: Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS)
ID#: PIA20042
Added: 2015-10-30

Views: 465

Carbon Monoxide in Mid-Troposphere over Indonesia Fires, October 2015

Data taken over three days by NASA's Aqua Satellite from October 14 through 16, and October 26 through 28, shows the high concentration and large extent of the fires over Indonesia are quite apparent.

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