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Natural Hazards >> Dust & Smoke >> Particle Pollution in Eastern China
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Image Acquired: December 15, 2004
Particle Pollution in Eastern China
Cool winter weather probably contributed to the build-up of haze over Eastern China on December 15, 2004. Much of China relies on burning coal for winter heating and energy, and that produces the black aerosols that form the haze seen here.
NASA/Earth Observatory

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