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Dust Over Niger and Nigeria

13.4N 12.6E

February 2nd, 2013 Category: Dust Storms

Chad – February 1st, 2013

Dust from the Sahara Desert veils the skies over Chad, Niger and Nigeria (counter-clockwise from upper right). The dust is less thick in Chad and by Lake Chad, where the three countries share borders. The dust also clears in northern Niger, where the Aïr Mountains are visible upon opening the full image.

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