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NASA's Aqua satellite shows wildfires in central Russia

 Intense heat wave in central Russia

On July 25, 2013 the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite captured valuable images from the Khanty-Mansiyskiy and Yamal-Nenetskiy districts of R

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Tue, 30/07/2013 - 16:44
latitude: 
62.477
longitude: 
69.6731

NASA's Aqua satellite tracks Tropical Storm Flossie

Flossie is moving toward the west

The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder or AIRS mechanism aboard the NASA's Aqua satellite captured infrared images of Tropical Storm Flossie on July 25 2013, providing helpful data such as the temperatur

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Fri, 26/07/2013 - 13:14
latitude: 
19.1309
longitude: 
139.702

NASA satellites capture Tropical Storm Chantal over the Atlantic

Heavy rainfall and towering thunderstorms brought by Tropical Storm Chantal

Two NASA satellites have recently captured images of the Tropical Storm Chantal over the Atlantic Ocean revealing heavy rainfall and powerful thunderstorms.

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Wed, 10/07/2013 - 09:50
latitude: 
1.02442
longitude: 
-42.0996

NASA's Aqua satellite sees small new tropical storm near Tonga

Tropical Storm 11P has formed in the South Pacific Ocean, and NASA's Aqua satellite captured an infrared image of its cloud temperatures, revealing power in the cyclone.

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Tue, 07/02/2012 - 15:48
latitude: 
-21.179
longitude: 
-175.198

NASA satellite sees cyclone Jasmine heading for Vanuatu, New Caledonia

NASA's Aqua satellite passed over strengthening Tropical Storm Jasmine and noticed bands of thunderstorms wrapping into its center as it heads toward Vanuatu and New Caledonia.

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Tue, 07/02/2012 - 15:32
latitude: 
-21.4122
longitude: 
165.586

NASA AIRS Movies Show Evolution of US 2011 Heat Wave

The continuing heat wave in the United States in July 2011 has broken temperature records in many locations, killed dozens and seen nearly half of all Americans under heat advisories at its peak.

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Thu, 28/07/2011 - 11:46
latitude: 
37.0902
longitude: 
-95.7129

Northern Plains Braces For More Flooding

A combination of record snowmelt and heavy rain has raised water levels along the Missouri River and its tributaries in the northern Rocky Mountains and Plains.

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Fri, 03/06/2011 - 15:35
latitude: 
47.5515
longitude: 
-101.002

Tornado Tracks Seen from Space

Tornado tracks from last week's powerful oubreak of events in the southern USA are visible in data from NASA's Aqua satellite and the Landsat satellite.

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Tue, 03/05/2011 - 17:51
latitude: 
37.0902
longitude: 
-95.7129