Heavy pollution in eastern China

Heavy pollution in eastern China

13 January 2013 02:51 UTC

Heavy pollution in eastern China
Heavy pollution in eastern China

Beijing reportedly had serious air pollution on the day this image was taken by Metop-A.

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22 October 2020

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13 January 2013

It shows Beijing covered by a deck of low, supercooled water cloud (whitish). Along its western edge haze, marking polluted air, stands out (greyish) as an extension of the cloud and, further off, as a meandering band.

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