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Fires in Mato Grosso, Brazil

12.9S 54.1W

May 21st, 2013 Category: Fires, Rivers

Brazil – May 21st, 2013

Plumes of smoke can be seen from fires in the state of Mato Grosso, in western Brazil. The two main fires, best observed in the full image, can be seen in the lower left and upper right quadrants, releasing smoke westward. Between the two fires is a tract of heavily forested land through which the Ronuro River flows.

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