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Thick Smoke from Fires in India’s Punjab Region

30.4N 75.0E

November 6th, 2012 Category: Fires

India and Pakistan – November 4th, 2012

Hundreds of fires are burning in the Punjab region of India, an area which is a major source of agriculture for the country, producing approximately two-thirds of its food. Here, the smoke can be seen spreading westward, into Pakistan, where the Indus River Valley can be observed on the left side of the image.

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