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May 13, 2021
NOAA satellites captured von Kármán vortices streaming around Guadalupe Island. These are vortex patterns in stratocumulus clouds near islands.
February 5, 2018
A spiral cloud appears just off the southern California coast in this image seen by the Suomi NPP satellite's VIIRS instrument on February 1, 2018.
May 14, 2019
A spiraling cloud pattern, known as a von Kármán vortex, formed off the west coast of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula on May 13, 2019.
April 14, 2021
GOES East viewed von Kármán clouds flowing around Mexico’s Guadalupe Island.
November 3, 2016
Himawari-8 spies an island creating swirling cloud streets in the East China Sea.
January 10, 2020
The NOAA-20 satellite captured this lovely image of a dual set of von Kármán vortices by the Cape Verde Islands (Republic of Cabo…
February 20, 2020
GOES East spied spiral cloud eddies called von Kármán vortices off the Canary Islands on Feb. 20, 2020.
June 28, 2021
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February 22, 2016
Space. It's the final frontier and also happens to be where NOAA operates the Nation's environmental satellites. But where is "space," exactly?