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Archive: Oct 2010

Halloween Moon on GOES-13 imagery

Steve Nazar wrote in an email: “For the first time, I’ve seen Luna in a GOES photo! Maybe this is commonplace, but I’ve only seen it this once in roughly 20 years of looking at your site. Luna was in GOES East at 2345H Oct 31, and in no... Read More

Super Typhoon Megi

MTSAT-1R 0.68 µm visible channel images (above) tracked the eye of Super Typhoon Megi making landfall across the northern portion of the island of Luzon in the Philippines on 17-18 October 2010.The Morphed Integrated Microwave Imagery at CIMSS (MIMIC) product (below) showed the well-defined eye of Megi... Read More