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Dust Over Red Sea Between Saudi Arabia and Sudan – October 20th, 2012

20.6N 38.3E

October 20th, 2012 Category: Dust Storms, Image of the day

Red Sea – October 16th, 2012

Dust blows across one of the narrower parts of the Red Sea, near its center, between Saudi Arabia (right) and Sudan (left). The dust appears thickest near the Saudi Arabian coast. In the full image, wavelike patterns caused by air currents can be observed in the dust just off the shoreline.

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