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Sousse and Sebkhet Sidi El Hani Wetland by Gulf of Hammamet, Tunisia – February 23rd, 2011

35.8N 10.6E

February 23rd, 2011 Category: Image of the day, Wetlands

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This APM image shows the land near the shores of the Gulf of Hammamet, a large gulf in northeastern Tunisia. It is located south of the Cap Bon peninsula and is part of the Mediterranean Sea.

Cities in the area appear bright green in color. The largest city visible here is Sousse, on the shores of the Gulf of Hammamet. To the south is the Sebkhet Sidi El Hani Wetland, appearing as an irregularly shaped black area.

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