28 Oct '12, 7pm

Hurricane Sandy off the Carolinas [image] #NASA

At noon Eastern Daylight Time (16:00 Universal Time) on October 28, 2012, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite acquired this image of Hurricane Sandy off the southeastern United States. At 11 a.m. local time (one hour before the image was captured), the U.S. National Hurricane Center reported that the storm was located at 32.5° North and 72.6° West, about 250 miles (400 kilometers) southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, and 575 miles (930 kilometers) south of New York City. Maximum sustained winds were 75 miles (120 kilometers) per hour, and the central pressure was 951 millibars (28.08 inches). Forecasters predicted that the storm would continue heading north-northeast until the morning of October 29, and then take a hard turn to the northwest into the coastline of Delaware, New Jersey, or New York. The wind field from t...

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Overnight View of Hurricane Sandy [image] #NASA

Overnight View of Hurricane Sandy [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 28 Oct '12, 5pm

This image of Hurricane Sandy was acquired by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi NPP satel...

The Length of Hurricane Sandy [image] #NASA

The Length of Hurricane Sandy [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 29 Oct '12, 1pm

The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi NPP satellite acquired this natural-color image of Hurr...

Hurricane Sandy at Night [image] #NASA

Hurricane Sandy at Night [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 27 Oct '12, 1pm

This satellite image shows the cloud tops of Hurricane Sandy lit by a nearly full moon. The lights of Florida’s urban area...

Hurricane Sandy Super Rapid Scan [image] #NASA

Hurricane Sandy Super Rapid Scan [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 27 Oct '12, 1pm

This time-lapse animation shows Hurricane Sandy from the vantage point of geostationary orbit—35,800 km (22,300 miles) abo...

Hurricane #Sandy just before it made landfall this afternoon. Image from our Suomi @NASANPP satellite.

Hurricane #Sandy just before it made landfall t...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 29 Oct '12, 11pm

On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy approached the densely populated U.S. East Coast. An estimated 60 million Americans w...

Sandy in 90-Seconds

fragerfactor.blogspot.com 30 Oct '12, 12pm

Thinking about all of our friends today without power or somewhere to stay. Our prayers go out to all the people affected ...

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spectrum.ieee.org 28 Oct '12, 3pm

In 2009, the U.S. National Weather Service set ambitious goals—to improve the accuracy of forecasts of hurricane tracks an...

Predicting Hurricane Sandy: Last year’s hurrica...

spectrum.ieee.org 28 Oct '12, 3pm

In 2009, the U.S. National Weather Service set ambitious goals—to improve the accuracy of forecasts of hurricane tracks an...

Nuclear Reactors Await Hurricane Sandy

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Oct '12, 8pm

Among the various immobile pieces of infrastructure in the path of the East Coast hurricane are around 20 nuclear reactors...

Hurricane Sandy reports #green

greenbuildingadvisor.com 29 Oct '12, 5pm

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Green Blog: Nuclear Reactors Await Hurricane Sandy

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Oct '12, 9pm

Among the various immobile pieces of infrastructure in the path of the East Coast hurricane are around 20 nuclear reactors...