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Abai pass in Zaili Alatau mountains
Kazakhstan

Altitude: 3550m. Panorama taken July 24th, 2011. 

The pass was traversed by Almaty citizens Oleg Ivanoff & Alex Fisher. 

Copyright: Alexander Fisher
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 15230x7615
Chargée: 28/07/2011
Mis à jour: 16/10/2014
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Tags: pass; mountain; valley; alatau; almaty; kazakhstan; stone; rock; rocky; abai; glacier
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