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Photos: Weather from space

Updated 7:00 AM ET, Sat January 5, 2013
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A satellite view of Hurricane Sandy shows the storm at 10:15 a.m. ET on Friday, October 26. Though it was no longer considered a hurricane when it hit the U.S., "post-tropical" Superstorm Sandy packed a hurricane-sized punch. NOAA/NASA
The storm is seen from from the International Space Station on October 26. DPA/Landov
A satellite view shows Sandy's position at 2:47 p.m. ET on Saturday, October 27. NOAA/NASA
This satellite image shows Sandy at 2:22 p.m. ET on Monday, October 29.
A satellite image of the Western Hemisphere shows its massive size at 2:22 p.m. on Monday, October 29. NOAA/NASA
This satellite image shows Sandy at 2:59 p.m. ET on Monday, October 29. NOAA/NASA
Superstorm Sandy officially made landfall Monday evening along the coast of southern New Jersey, the National Hurricane Center reported. This image shows the storm at 7:40 p.m. ET. NASA GOES Project
The destruction caused by Superstorm Sandy mounted Tuesday morning as electrical fires and record power outages added to the misery of devastating flooding in the Northeast. This image shows the storm at 9:40 a.m. ET on Tuesday, October 30. NOAA/NASA GOES Project
The Northeast Corridor slowly struggled back to life on Wednesday after the knockout punch from Superstorm Sandy. This image shows the storm at 9:10 a.m. ET on Wednesday, October 31. NOAA/NASA GOES Project
Superstorm Sandy was just a low pressure area at 5 a.m. on Thursday, November 1. NOAA/NASA
The eastern U.S. was still coping with the aftermath of Sandy at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 2. NASA/NOAA Goes project
The Western Hemisphere was relatively calm on Sunday, November 4, at 12:45 a.m. ET. NASA/NOAA Goes project
This satellite image shows the storm at 11 a.m. on Monday, November 5. NASA/NOAA Goes project
This satellite image captured at 9:15 a.m. ET on Wednesday, November 7, shows the winter storm. NASA/NOAA Goes project
More than one week after Superstorm Sandy hit, the Northeast prepares for a nor'easter, a strong low pressure system with powerful northeasterly winds coming from the ocean ahead of a storm. This satellite image captured at 11:01 a.m. ET on Friday, November 9, shows the winter storm over the East Coast. See photos of the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. NASA/NOAA Goes project