Ocean Wind Speeds (image) NASA/Johnson Space Center Caption This is a false-color image of ocean wind speeds as measured by NASA's QuikScat satellite in 1999. Orange represents the fastest wind speeds and blue the slowest. White streamlines indicate the wind direction. Credit NASA/JPL-Caltech Usage Restrictions with credit to NASA/JPL-Caltech Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.