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Winds - Measuring ocean winds from space
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QuikSCAT Data
Ocean Wind Power Maps Reveal Possible Wind Energy Sources
Ocean Wind Power Maps Reveal Possible Wind Energy Sources
07/09/2008

This is a portion of an image of QuikScat data that shows wind power density over global oceans for winter (top panel) and summer (lower panel) in the Northern Hemisphere. Red and white colors indicate high energy are available while blue color reflects lower energy.

Image courtesy: NASA/JPL

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