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Asia. Satellite image centred on Asia. The North Pole is at upper right. Water is blue, vegetation is green, arid areas are brown, and snow and ice are white. The terrain of Asia varies from deserts (brown, central and southern Asia), to tropical rainforests (dark green, South-East Asia and the Malay Archipelago), to grasslands, forests and tundra (lighter green, northern Asia), and mountain ranges (centre). Also seen is Europe (upper left), Greenland (white, top centre), part of North America (top right), part of the Pacific Ocean (right), Australia (bottom right), and the Indian Ocean and the island of Madagascar (lower left). For this area at night, see E074/054.
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