Satellite Image of fire damage in Coonabarabra, Australia : News Photo

Satellite Image of fire damage in Coonabarabra, Australia

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COONABARABRAN, AUSTRALIA-JANUARY 30, 2013: Fueled by dry, hot conditions, A fire, which spread quickly, was reportedly started by lightning on January 18, 2013, and was contained the next day by a team of 90 firefighters. several buildings at Siding Spring Observatory were severely damaged, including the main lodge and the visitor center. Fortunately, the building that contains Australia�s largest telescope did not suffer significant damage. (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)
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COONABARABRAN, AUSTRALIA-JANUARY 30, 2013: Fueled by dry, hot conditions, A fire, which spread quickly, was reportedly started by lightning on January 18, 2013, and was contained the next day by a team of 90 firefighters. several buildings at Siding Spring Observatory were severely damaged, including the main lodge and the visitor center. Fortunately, the building that contains Australia�s largest telescope did not suffer significant damage. (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)
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February 25, 2013
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