This Earth Photo Just Published by NASA Shows Sandy's Massive Size

By Jesus Diaz on at

If you had any doubts about the scale of frankenstorm Sandy (and the collective moanings by your American pals on Facebook), check out NASA's latest image to see its size compared to the entire planet. It was taken by NOAA's GOES-13 satellite yesterday morning, October 28th at 9:02AM EDT.

This thing is really gigantic now. According to NASA, "Sandy's western cloud edge is already over the Mid-Atlantic and northeastern U.S." [NASA Goddard Flickr]


Close up on the northern hemisphere

This Earth Photo Just Published by NASA Shows Sandy's Massive Size


Close up on North America

This Earth Photo Just Published by NASA Shows Sandy's Massive Size