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NOAA Photo Library Image - wea03462

A brilliant twilight glow signals the ending of another day of measurements at Mauna Loa Observatory. The red twilight is caused by Asian dust, which forms layers that are visible in the twilight glow.

Image ID: wea03462, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection
Location: Hawaii, Mauna Loa
Photo Date: 2006 May 29
Photographer: Forrest M. Mims III


Category: NOAA 200th Photo Contest/

High Resolution Photo Available





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