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Hundreds of Fires by Base of Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

18.4N 90.8W

May 1st, 2013 Category: Fires

Mexico – April 30th, 2013

The smoky haze is this image is created by hundreds of wildfires across the Yucatán Peninsula and around its base. Throughout the month of April such a haze has been visible over the region, also blowing over the Gulf of Mexico and to neighboring US territories such as Texas, causing air quality issues.

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