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Mont Blanc Summit - 4810m
France

Panorama taken on the summit of Mont Blanc, with 4810m the highest summit in Western Europe. This mountain is located in Chamonix, France on the border of Italy and France.

Copyright: Herman Desmet
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Hochgeladen: 14/09/2011
Aktualisiert: 15/08/2014
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Tags: mountain; mont blanc; summit; 4810m; france; chamonix
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