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Fires on Queensland’s Cape York Peninsula, Australia – October 21st, 2012

15.7S 142.9E

October 21st, 2012 Category: Fires, Image of the day

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Fires are burning in various parts of Queensland, Australa. Here, a blaze located near the top of the Cape York Peninsula, releases a plume of smoke due west towards the Gulf of Carpentaria. Another blaze can be viewed near the base of the peninsula, also with smoke blowing towards the west, although not reaching as far.

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