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Africa and Europe. Coloured computer model of Africa and Europe from space, based on satellite data. North is at top. Vegetation is green, bare land is brown, water is blue and snow and ice are white. To the west of Africa (lower centre) lies the Atlantic Ocean, which extends northward to the Arctic (across top). The Indian Ocean (lower right) is surrounded by Africa and parts of Europe (upper centre to upper right). Extensive deserts (yellow) are seen stretching across northern Africa and the Arabian peninsula (centre right). The topography of the ocean floors is shown in varying shades of blue.
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