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This visualization shows wind vectors for Hurricane Erin on September 10, 2001. Wind direction and speed are represented by the direction and speed of moving arrows, respectively. This animation represents a single measurement taken by the SeaWinds instrument on the QuikSCAT satellite, taken at 14:27:00 UTC on September 10, 2001. The WMS version of this animation which is available through the SVS Image Server (http:--aes.gsfc.nasa.gov) presents this animation with a different timestamp for each frame in order to more easily present the images as an animation. It should be noted that each frame really has a time stamp of 2001-09-10 14:27:00 UTC.

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    NSDL,Hurricane,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Space sciences,NSDL_SetSpec_456144,Physical sciences,Graduate/Professional,QuikSCAT-SeaWinds,Space Science,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061002142212672T,Atmospheric science,Astronomy,GCMD--EARTH SCIENCE--Atmosphere--Atmospheric Phenomena--Hurricanes,GCMD--EARTH SCIENCE--Atmosphere--Atmospheric Winds--Surface Winds,Higher Education,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Science,Meteorology,Natural hazards,Chemistry,Physics,Hurricane Erin,GCMD--EARTH SCIENCE--Oceans--Ocean Winds--Surface Winds,GCMD--EARTH SCIENCE--Human Dimensions--Natural Hazards--Meteorological Hazards,Winds,Technology,Geoscience,Earth science

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