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CloudSat 3-D View: Hurricane Sandy

October 29, 2012

NASA’s CloudSat spacecraft flew over Hurricane Sandy on Oct. 27 at 2:17 p.m. EDT, when the storm was southeast of Charleston, S.C., and had maximum sustained winds of 75 miles per hour (65 knots).

credit:  NASA