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Dust from Arabian Peninsula Reaching Iran and Pakistan

22.9N 62.2E

April 7th, 2011 Category: Dust Storms, Image of the day

Arabian Peninsula - March 30th, 2011

A long plume of dust blows from the Arabian Peninsula towards the northeast, over the Arabian Sea, reaching the coast of Iran and Pakistan.

Dust is also present over the lower reaches of the Persian Gulf (upper right corner) and Gulf of Oman (east of the former).

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