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Thick Smoke Over China’s Eastern Seaboard

31.2N 120.4E

June 23rd, 2011 Category: Fires

China - June 21st, 2011

Thick smoke hangs in the air over Eastern China, up and down the coast near Shanghai, obscuring most of the land below.

The origin of the smoke is unclear, although it is most likely caused by agricultural fires burning across the North China Plain.

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