New Page 1
On Facebook | Twitter: @blairsville_com | Online Forums | About The Site | Contact Us | What's New! | Keyword:  
We Support Our Troops
Home   Happenings   Drop By...   Stay Awhile...   About Blairsville

Username:
Password:
 
Save Password
Please review our Usage Policies.

No members are currently in the forums and 9 visitors.
 
 All Forums
 Other Fun Stuff
 Hurricane on Saturn
 New Topic  Reply to Topic
 
Author Previous Topic Topic Next Topic  
Cherry Blossom

USA
18932 Posts

Posted - 11/11/2006 :  07:33:00 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A colossal, swirling storm with a well-developed eye is churning at Saturn's south pole, the first time a truly hurricane-like storm has been detected on a planet other than Earth, NASA images showed on Thursday.

The storm on the giant, ringed planet is about 5,000 miles

wide, measuring roughly two thirds the diameter of Earth, with winds howling clockwise at 350 mph (550 kph).

Jupiter's Great Red Spot, which swirls counterclockwise, is far bigger, but is less like a hurricane because it lacks the typical eye and eye wall.


More on yahoo.com

Cherry Blossom


Edited by - Cherry Blossom on 11/11/2006 07:33:38 AM

honeybear cubs

USA
1436 Posts

Posted - 11/11/2006 :  08:50:58 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I saw that on AOL news! Very interesting stuff!

Go to Top of Page

GrayEagle

USA
9966 Posts

Posted - 11/11/2006 :  08:54:36 AM  Show Profile  Visit GrayEagle's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Saturn Hurricane-Click Here

GrayEagle
<:))))<><
Favorite Sites:
www.anoteaboutmyself.com
www.bcmintl.org
Thoughts:
(paraphrased from a sign in our office)
"Everyone brings joy to this site. Some when they come in. Others when they leave."Go to Top of Page

Iinnsda

United States
5 Posts

Posted - 08/28/2015 :  03:10:38 AM  Show Profile  Visit Iinnsda's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Very strongGo to Top of Page
   
 New Topic  Reply to Topic
Jump To:

Blairsville, Georgia - home in the North GA Mountains

2002-2007 BoeBro Ventures, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Go To Top Of Page
Snitz Forums 2000

2002-2009 BoeBro Ventures, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Usage Policy