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NASA satellite sees Typhoon Champi elongating

Typhoon Champi appeared to be the victim of vertical wind shear in infrared imagery from NASA's Terra satellite. Champi has become elongated while moving through the western North Pacific Ocean and is expected to become extra-tropical ...

dateOct 23, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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Suomi-NPP VIIRS image of Tassajara fire

The Tassajara fire began on September 19, 2015 and is located in the Carmel Valley, California. Overnight the fire grew to over 1,000 acres, but has been limited to 1,086 acres since then and is 65% contained. There has ...

dateSep 23, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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