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Sunglint Highlights Mississippi River and Delta, USA – June 3rd, 2011

29.9N 90W

June 3rd, 2011 Category: Image of the day, Rivers

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Sun glint on the various bodies of water in this image makes it easy to see the contours of the Mississippi River Delta, in Louisiana, USA, on the Gulf of Mexico.

The glint also highlights the path of the Mississippi River on the way to the delta, passing through the city of New Orleans on the southern shores of Lake Pontchartrain.


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