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Dust Storm in the Taklimakan Desert

Dust plumes hovered over the Taklimakan Desert in mid-April 2009.
Dust Storm in the Taklimakan Desert
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Dust Storm in the Taklimakan Desert

Dust continued blowing eastward out of the Taklimakan Desert on April 19, 2008, although the plumes were less intense than they had been two days earlier.

Published Apr 20, 2009

Atmosphere Land Dust and Haze

Dust Storm in the Taklimakan Desert
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Dust Storm in the Taklimakan Desert

South of snow-capped mountain peaks, dust plumes obscured the Taklimakan Desert on April 17, 2009.

Published Apr 17, 2009

Atmosphere Land Dust and Haze