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Smoke and Dust Creating Haze Over West Africa

6.8N 2.8E

February 19th, 2013 Category: Dust Storms, Fires

Chad – February 2nd, 2013

Dust blowing south from the Sahara Desert mixes with smoke, creating a haze in the air over Ghana, Benin, Togo and Nigeria, in the southern part of West Africa. The coastline is barely visible through the haze near the bottom edge of the image.

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