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Cloud of Smoke South of Ob River, Russia

57.4N 79.6E

May 23rd, 2011 Category: Fires, Rivers

Russia - May 18th, 2011

This image offers another view of the cloud of smoke caused by wildfires blazing across central Russia (click here for previous article).

The lines criss-crossing the cloud of smoke are contrails from passing aircraft. Visible north of the smoke cloud is the Ob River.

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