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Dust Over China and Smoke Over India

34.3N 78.8E

November 14th, 2012 Category: Deserts, Dust Storms, Fires, Mountains

China – November 13th, 2012

While dust can be seen suspended in the air over the Taklamakan Desert, particularly along the western and northern rims (click here for previous images), a veil of smoke can be seen to the southwest, beyond the Himalayas, caused by agricultural fires in northern India  (clickhere for more images).

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