MNN Galleries

NASA photos of hurricanes seen from space

Hurricane Sandy seen from space

Photo: NASA Goes Project

2 of 15

Hurricane Sandy (2012)

How big is Hurricane Sandy? NOAA's GOES-13 satellite captured this image of the hurricane dubbed "Frankenstorm" on Oct. 28 at 9:02 a.m. EDT. The line of clouds from the Gulf of Mexico north are associated with the cold front that Sandy is merging with.