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Horcones superior glacier
South America

This image shows Horcones superior glacier in  mid-December 2013. On the opposite side Mt.Aconcagua (alt 6.962m) rises above the BASE CAMP Plaza de Mulas (4.300m) on the normal route to the summit.

Copyright: G.w.g m.
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 17024x8512
Hochgeladen: 15/01/2014
Aktualisiert: 16/07/2014
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Tags: glacier; nature; mountain; aconcagua; argentina; rocky; sunny; clouds; outside; sky; ice
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