Updated: April 11, 2012 | 4:38 p.m.
April 11, 2012 | 1:28 p.m.
Eric Carmona, left, and his son, Miles Diehl, 2, both of Long Island City, N.Y., play during sunset at the East River State Park in the Brooklyn, Tuesday, March 20, 2012.
(AP Photo/Jeffrey Furticella)
More than 15,000 temperature records were broken in the United States last month, making it the warmest March on record in the contiguous United States, according to the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration.
Below is a NOAA animation of the daytime and nighttime locations of the places in the United States where the records were broken.
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