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Dust North of Kunlun Mountains, China

37.7N 78.7E

November 9th, 2012 Category: Deserts, Dust Storms, Mountains

China – November 8th, 2012

A dust storm continues to blow particles of dust and sand from the Taklamakan Desert about the Tarim Basin. This thumbnail image focuses on the southwestern part of the desert, where the Kunlun Mountains prevent the dust from spreading further south over Tibet.

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