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Sahara#

Sahara
Photo courtesy of NASA., under PD
A remarkably clear satellite image of northwestern Africa vividly displays the extent of the Sahara. To the north are the dark brown Atlas Mountains of Morocco, to the west is the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south is the semi-arid (light brown) Sahelian region. Mali extends across the arid desert, through the Sahelian region, and into a fertile southern Sudanese region.