Feedback-flag-de

„Northern Tanzania, Tanzania (Nigel Pavitt)“

Bildnummer: 99fc913
Über dieses Bild:

Ol doinyo Lengai, the Maasai's Mountain of God, in early morning sunlight. It is the only active volcano in the Gregory Rift - an important section of the eastern branch of Africa's Great Rift Valley. This 9,400-foot-high volcano with deeply eroded sides stands 7,000 feet above the surrounding plains. It still discharges rare carbonatite lavas, which turn white on exposure to air.The last major eruption took place in 1966 although small-scale eruptions within the summit have occurred regularly since 1983.

Noch gibt es keine Kommentare zu diesem Bild, sei der Erste!

Kommentar verfassen


Weitere Bilder des Künstlers

204458 204554 204412 204296 204655

Ähnliche Bilder

E83748aa4f97de1189f0822242674934 C30bd26b1dcddd1183d29fb82d71d7e5 145915 276012 005
Stil: Fotografie