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North-western Atlantic coast, satellite image. North is at top. Clouds are white, vegetation is green, and water is blue. This image shows the north-eastern coast of North America, from Nova Scotia, Canada, at upper right, down to Chesapeake Bay, USA, at lower left. The Atlantic Ocean is at right. This area of the North Atlantic Ocean includes the southern part of the Gulf Stream, an ocean current that has a strong influence on the climate of the North Atlantic coasts. Image data obtained on 25 October 2000.
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