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Sea Surface Wind Anomalies

Sea surface wind anomalies show the development of the 2002/2003 El Niño based on data from NASA's QuikSCAT spacecraft. The wind data has been processed using the Variational Analysis Method (VAM).

Visualization Credits

Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC): Lead Animator
David Adamec (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Data Used:
QuikSCAT/SeaWinds 8/01/2002 - 1/21/2003
Note: While we identify the data sets used in these visualizations, we do not store any further details nor the data sets themselves on our site.

This item is part of this series:
El Niño and La Niña

SVS >> El Nino
DLESE >> Physical oceanography
SVS >> Sea Surface Wind
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