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What would cause rain water puddle to turn black in color

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  1. Try some of the following links for information:

    http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=what+would+cause+a+rain+water+puddle+to+turn+black+in+color

    If it's on a busy street, it could be oil from the cars going by, for example.

    Sra

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  2. Hmmmm. Nightfall?

    I suspect fine black sand, held in suspension.

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