Photo Story: Bushfires in New South Wales as seen from space
A handout photo made available by NASA Earth Observatory shows a satellite image of destructive bushfires raging near the coast of New South Wales, Australia, 07 November 2019 (issued 08 November 2019), sending smoke billowing over the Tasman Sea.
Fires that day burned from north of Sydney to near the border with Queensland.
According to the New South Wales Rural Fire Service, 29 of the 69 fires burning across the state remained uncontrolled.
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Photo: EPA-EFE/NASA EARTH OBSERVATORY HANDOUT