Caption: Earth's atmospheric carbon dioxide as observed by the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) instrument on NASA's Aqua spacecraft. This visualization shows mid-tropospheric carbon dioxide (about eight kilometers, or five miles, above the surface) from July 2003. Low concentrations, 360 ppm, are shown in blue and high concentrations, 385 ppm, are shown in red.

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