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View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in Tasmania in this NASA handout image dated January 6, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in Tasmania in this NASA handout image dated January 6, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in Tasmania in this NASA handout image dated January 6, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout
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View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in New South Wales and Victoria in this NASA handout image dated January 8, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in New South Wales and Victoria in this NASA handout image dated January 8, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in New South Wales and Victoria in this NASA handout image dated January 8, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout
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View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in Tasmania in this NASA handout image dated January 7, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in Tasmania in this NASA handout image dated January 7, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

View from the Terra satellite shows fires burning in Tasmania in this NASA handout image dated January 7, 2013. REUTERS/NASA/Handout
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